Kylie Porter is the Chief Executive Officer of Greater Whitsunday Alliance (GW3). GW3 is the peak independent, economic development organisation for the Mackay, Isaac, Whitsunday region. The organisation is a strategic and coordinated point of contact for local, national and international networks and advocates for, and promotes prosperity across the Greater Whitsunday region.
GW3’s focus is not centred on one specific industry and has a remit to deliver across all key driving industries in the region including mining and METS, agriculture, tourism, bio-futures and others. Kylie more than 25 years professional corporate communications and executive experience, and is well versed on all the big issues the Greater Whitsunday region is facing today – including economic transition.
She also is a Director of C-Res, one of Australia’s largest social enterprise organisations which delivers the Local Buying Program across Australia in partnership with BHP.