Glenn Simpson was recognised in the 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours list. He received a medal in the General Division of the Order of Australia (OAM) for his service to the building and construction sector, particularly to housing.
Glenn was an employee of HIA for more than 20 years, providing members and the residential building industry with immeasurable service.
Over these years, Glenn held several positions from HIA’s legal counsel to a National Board Director. Knowledgeable in all matters contractual, legal, corporate governance and industrial relations, he represented the industry to state and federal governments throughout his time.
Glenn also showed commitment to the industry through his position as chair of the Construction and Property Industry Skills Council, representing training and workforce development needs in the building and construction industry.
The birthday honours list rewards and highlights good work completed by Australian citizens during the celebrations of the Queen’s official birthday.