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QCU Structure

A democratic body representing 26 affiliate unions and working for more than 350,000 union members across Queensland.

Leadership Team

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Michael Clifford
General Secretary

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Kate Ruttiman
Honorary President

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Jacqueline King
Assistant General Secretary

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The QCU Executive

The QCU Executive is the final decision-making body of the Queensland Council of Unions. A subset of Executive is the QCU Management Committee.

Honorary President
Kate Ruttiman (QTU)

General Secretary
Michael Clifford

Senior Vice-Presidents
Beth Mohle (QNMU)
Peter Ong (ETU)

Vice-Presidents
Alex Scott (Together)
Rohan Webb (AMWU)
Terry Burke (IEUA-QNT)
Gary Bullock (UWU)
Jennifer Thomas (The Services Union)
Sally Gunner (CPSU)

Honorary Treasurer
Wendy Streets (Finance Sector Union)

Executive Members
Peter Toohey (AIMPE)
Michael McKitrick (AFULE)
Matt Journeaux (AMIEU)
Ann-Marie Allan (AMWU)
Steven Vaughan (BFUE)
Gary O’Halloran (CEPU Plumbing)
Keith McKenzie (CEPU Electrical)
Cameron Bird (CWU)
Rebecca Sisson (IEUA-QNT)
Michelle Rae (MEAA)
Jason Miners (MUA)
Michael McNally (NTEU)
Sean Kelly (Professionals Australia)
Kate Veach (QNMU)
Michael Barnes (QPU)
Shayne Maxwell (QPU)
Kate Flanders (Together)
Sharon Abbott (Together)
Cresta Richardson (QTU)
Brendan Crotty (QTU)
Peter Allen (RTBU)
Richard Olsen (TWU)
John Oliver (UFU)
Sharron Caddie (UWU)