Harwood steps up as Phillips retires as TTA head
RESPECTED TASMANIAN TRANSPORT ASSOCIATION
(TTA) executive director Robin Phillips has retired from the role after 11 years, with senior transport industry identity Michelle Harwood taking over.
On behalf of the TTA board and directors, chairman John de Bruyn thanked Phillips for his contribution to the industry and welcomed Harwood to the new role.
Harwood has more than 25 years working in the transport and logistics industry; coming to the role from her previous duties as director and operations manager of TransTrain.
She is regarded as a strong advocate for the industry and was the recipient of the National Transport Insurance award for most valuable contribution to the Tasmanian industry in 2014.
A member of the TTA for the past five years, Harwood also chairs the Tasmanian Transport & Logistics Workforce Advisory Group.