Cancer Council Victoria's Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is Mr Todd Harper.Mr Harper was previously the CEO of VicHealth and brings a wealth of knowledge and senior leadership experience in public health advocacy and implementation to the role.
Dr Stewart Hart, Chair of the Cancer Council Victoria Board, was thrilled to announce the appointment of Mr Harper.
"Todd has an outstanding career in health promotion and has achieved international recognition for his work in social marketing and tobacco policy," said Dr Hart.
"This role is a natural progression for him and he is perfectly placed to lead Cancer Council Victoria into the next phase of its development."
Mr Harper said, "this is a remarkable organisation that has improved the lives of so many people through its work in cancer research, prevention and support over the past 75 years, so it's a real privilege to take up the CEO role."
"I would particularly like to acknowledge my predecessor, Professor David Hill, who made such an outstanding contribution during his 44-year career at the Cancer Council and has left the organisation in very good shape."Todd started in the role as our CEO in April 2011. You can follow Todd on Twitter: @ToddHarperAus.