Corporate Structure Corporate Structure


Mr Stephen Wilton


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Deputy CEO

Danny Sebasio


Danny took up the position of Deputy CEO with NPARC after the amalgamation of the local councils in March 2008.

Danny has previously worked with the Umagico Shire Council in 1998, before moving to administrative work with the Injinoo Aboriginal Shire Council in 2000.  In 2006, Danny filled the position of Freight manager with SeaSwift, at the Seisia depot.

He returned to Injinoo in 2007, taking up the position of a Senior Support Officer. His responsibility was overseeing the Injinoo enterprises and all community service programs before filling the role of Acting CEO Injinoo.

As Deputy CEO, he now is responsible for supervising the Council Standing Committee, as well as managing Council Meeting Documents. Commencing in 2013, Danny is also the Executive Manager of Community Services.

Danny headed straight into the workforce after graduating year 12 from the local Bamaga High School and made his career by climbing the corporate ladder. He commenced working with the Department of Aboriginal and Islander Affairs in 1978 and has over 18 years experience in State Government,  working as a public servant officer.

Executive Manager of Finance

Graeme Gillam


Graeme commenced with Nparc in September 2016.

Details coming soon.








Executive Manager of Corporate Services

Lesley Palmer


Lesley Palmer has over 16 years experience as a Senior Manager in State and Local Government in South Western NSW and the Northern Territory on the Tiwi Islands. 

Her experience covers the being General Manager of a statutory authority and the Corporate Services area undertaking duties that included governance, compliance and reporting, strategic planning, human resource management & payroll, risk management, financial management, natural resource management, PR and media, ICT, and office administration.

Lesley has worked with indigenous communities along the length of the Murray River, the lower Darling River in NSW including the Mungo National Park and Willandra Lakes World Heritage area, and most recently Tiwi Islands.

Lesley has previously worked in the private sector and primary production as owner operator of a stone fruit orchard with her husband.

Lesley holds a Master of Business Administration and a Master of Sustainable Agriculture.

Lesley has a strong commitment to working in regional locations and is very pleased to join the team at NPARC.

Executive Manager Operations

Philip Krisanski


Details coming soon