Role – Community Builder, ABCD Facilitator, Cossie
Location Cairns, Far North Queensland
Alan is a community builder working from an Assets Based Community Development (ABCD) perspective. He has spent his career working to serve and build community. He has experience as an educator, public servant, disability support worker, local government officer and community development practitioner both as a frontline worker and as a manager of a team of community development workers.
With over 30 years experience in working with the community, the last 16 in local government, he has experience in building community from the grassroots up he is now continuing to serve the community by working to create strong communities. He holds a Bachelor of Social Sciences and a Masters Regional and Community Development. At the core of his practice are social justice principles.
Alan is currently based in Cairns, Queensland, Australia