David Swain

David Swain is one of Queensland’s most prominent Community Services Industry leaders. Not only was he an early adopter of the Community Services Industry Body (CSIB) concept, he was also a driving force behind its inception.

In addition to a background spanning health care, audit, industrial relations and corporate governance, David has over 10 years’ experience as a senior executive in one of Australia's largest community services organisations. David is an alumnus of Monash University, Queensland University of Technology, and University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School, one of the world's leading business schools.

What strengths does David bring to the CSIA Board?

  • Extensive community service experience and understanding
  • Well-respected industry leader
  • Change management experience
  • Extensive experience with accreditation, standards, compliance and contracting frameworks