David Mackie is a well-respected senior executive with over 30 years’ experience in the Queensland public sector.

As Public Sector Commissioner David will lead the development of a public sector which is purpose fit for the future – a public sector recognised for its contemporary capability, integrity, robust governance, and dedicated service to the Queensland community.

He is the chair of the Integrity Reform Steering Committee, established to implement recommendations of the Coaldrake review into culture and accountability in the Queensland public sector.

David was most recently Director-General of the Department of Justice and Attorney-General.

He has previously held senior executive positions with the Anti-Discrimination Commission Queensland, the Commission for Children and Young People and Child Guardian, and the Commission of Inquiry into the implementation of the Queensland Health Payroll System.

Mr Mackie has provided stewardship of the portfolio entities within the Department of Justice and Attorney-General including the Crime and Corruption Commission, Office of the Information Commissioner, the Electoral Commission of Queensland, the Queensland Human Rights Commission and the Queensland Family and Child Commission.

He holds a Bachelor of Commerce with majors in Economics and Public Policy.