Lawson Broad

Lawson, born and raised in the Northern Territory, was appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Somerville in November 2017.  As CEO, Lawson provides the strategic focus for the organisation’s direction.

Lawson’s experience is in private enterprise, not for profit sector and the public service.

Prior to joining Somerville, Lawson was a senior ministerial advisor for the Chief Minister of the Northern Territory and the Minister for Education; Housing; and Lands, Planning and the Environment.

Lawson is a board member of UnitingCare Australia and is a member of Alliance 20 – the National Disability Services (NDS) National Committee on Housing and Supports, Northern Territory Council of Social Services (NTCOSS) and NDS Northern Territory Committee.

Lawson is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.