Career Summary

Jeff Egan is a senior communications specialist with extensive experience in stakeholder engagement, community consultation, issues management, public relations and media management. He has worked in both the public and private sectors across a number of industries including: water, finance, infrastructure and property.

Jeff commenced work providing marketing advice to Bufori Luxury Cars, before moving into teaching and commercial training. In 2000, he accepted a position with Senator Helen Coonan where he served on her Ministerial staff.

In 2003 he established the public relations company Flagship Communications.

Flagship Communications specialises in community consultation, stakeholder engagement, community relations media management and tender preparation. Further information about Flagship Communications can be found at
www.flagship-communications.com.

As well as owning Flagship Communications Jeff also serves as an independent company director in the Education sector.


Education and Professional Memberships

Jeff Egan holds several posts graduate qualifications in communications including a Master of Arts Degree in Communication, Graduate Diploma in Organisational Communication and Graduate Certificate of Public Relations, as well as a Bachelor of Education. In addition, he also has extensive training in community consultation and stakeholder engagement which includes completing the IAP2 Certificate Course.

He is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Public Relations Institute of Australia and International Association for Public Participation.

Political Experience

His professional knowledge, experience and skills are complimented by his political experience which includes:

  • Eight years service as a Councillor on Blue Mountains City Council, including a period as Deputy Mayor.
  • Several terms as a member of the Executive of the NSW Local Government Association.
  • Eight years as a member of the Board of the Western Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils (WSROC)

He is currently a Member of the Liberal Party of Australia.

Supporting Our Community

Jeff Egan sponsors several community awards and actively supports a number of charitable organisations including: Rotary International and the Dan Stewart Community Service Award at the Australia Catholic University.

Awards

In 2008, Jeff was awarded the Australian Defence Force Medal.

 


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