In November 2018, IPAA Queensland was registered as a not-for-profit association under the Associations Incorporation Act 1981. As an incorporated association, IPAA Queensland is governed by an Advisory Council which is supported by the Queensland Government Chief Executive Leadership Board.

The Advisory Council, currently drawn from chief and senior executives across all levels of government, provides strategic direction, guidance and oversight of IPAA Queensland’s activities and operation.

Council members include:

Ian StewartState Recovery Coordinator - President
James PurtillJames PurtillDirector-General, Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy - Secretary
Neil ScalesNeil ScalesDirector-General, Department of Transport and Main Roads - Treasurer
Rachel HunterRachel HunterActing Director-General, Department of the Premier and Cabinet
Robert SetterRobert SetterCommission Chief Executive, Public Service Commission
Michelle LeesMichelle LeesDeputy Secretary, Service Delivery Operations, Department of Human Services
Greg HallamGreg HallamChief Executive Officer, Local Government Association Queensland
Chris SarraChris SarraDirector-General, Department of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships