Mr Ian Milliner was appointed as the first Secretary to the Trust.
Ian was until recently the Managing Director at James Fisher
Australia Pty Ltd. He was responsible for a diversified company
that provided an integrated package of marine services which included
a full range of occupational diver and submarine escape training,
and the RANs submarine rescue capability.
He is a former RAN Clearance Diver and saw three years’
service as a Clearance Diver with the Special Air Service Regiment
in various operational capacities.
Ian has held a number of senior industry administrative positions
concurrent to his work including Secretary of the Australia Scuba
Council, National Scuba Qualification Commission and WA Branch
of the RAN Clearance Diving Association. He has also been a member
of Boating Industry Association (BIA) Boat Show Sub Committee
and a member Maritime Archaeology Advisory Committee of the Western
Australian Maritime Museum. He is a current member of the Australian
Institute of Company Directors.