Travels from: Queensland
Categories: Business Speakers, Innovation
Full Presenter Profile & Bio
As Head of Operations of Orange Sky Laundry, David oversees the Operations team as well as the Technology and Development team.
In the Operations space, David is responsible for ensuring all services are operating at maximum efficiency and plays an integral role in supporting the volunteer network. David leads the Technology and Development team to improve Orange Sky’s efficiency and service delivery.
David holds a Bachelor of Engineering (First Class Honours) from the University of Queensland and a Graduate Diploma in Secondary Education from the Australian Catholic University. The Orange Sky Portal and App facilitate Orange Sky’s operations and service delivery. These were built in-house and David was a key architect of these pieces of technology. He continues to lead the integration of technology into Orange Sky’s operations.
He was the first Service Manager, has shaped the volunteer recruitment and retention process and has grown the network of volunteers from 250 to over 1,200.
Being analytically minded, the capture and examination of data has informed the development of Orange Sky’s operations and expansion. David was a founding Board Member of Orange Sky and held the position of Treasurer for the first two years of Orange Sky’s existence. David has been integral to the organisations’ development and remains on the Senior Leadership Team.
David is genuine, open to new challenges and has a fierce work ethic. He has helped shape the internal culture of Orange Sky and is an exemplar of the Orange Sky Person every day.
His speaking topics inlcude:
- The Power of a Conversation
- Growth of a For-Purpose Organisation
- Fostering Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship
- Using Technology to Drive Innovation and Efficiency