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Rob Furolo

Rob Furolo is a capable and respected senior executive with experience in public administration, government, policy development, planning and business. He has worked extensively in the public, private and not-for profit sectors over more than 25 years.

Rob currently serves as a senior executive in a Sydney-based construction and development company with responsibility for community engagement, communications and marketing. He is an approved independent expert for Local Planning Panels and has served on panels for a number of Sydney Councils in the past.

As a former local government councillor, mayor and member of the NSW Legislative Assembly, Rob has developed a strong insight into community engagement and representation of diverse and disadvantaged communities. He currently also serves on the board of the Riverwood Community Centre – a not-for-profit neighbourhood centre supporting residents of Riverwood.

Prior to his current role, Rob founded, and was the principal of, a specialist consulting business focused on increasing the supply of affordable housing.