Integrity Commission

Our people

Staff

The Commission has misconduct prevention and education officers, complaints assessment and investigation officers, and business support services staff.

Chief Executive Officer
Richard Bingham, Chief Executive Officer    Richard Bingham

Richard Bingham commenced as Chief Executive Officer on 1 July 2017.

Richard was Queensland Integrity Commissioner from 2014 – June 2017, and was previously the South Australian Ombudsman (2009–14). Prior to that he was the inaugural chair of the Tasmanian Electoral Commission, and Secretary of the Tasmanian Department of Justice (1994–2004).

The Board

The Board of the Integrity Commission consists of the Chief Commissioner and three other members.

Chief Commissioner
Greg Melick, Chief Commissioner    Greg Melick, AO RFD SC

Mr Melick is an experienced barrister who is currently a part time Deputy President of the Commonwealth Administrative Appeals Tribunal, Major General in the Australian Defence Force Reserves, and Special Investigator Cricket Australia. He has previously worked in both private practice and government legal services, and is a former Statutory Member of both the National Crime Authority and the New South Wales Casino Control Authority.

Board Members
Luppo Prins, Board Member    Luppo Prins, APM

A former Assistant Police Commissioner who was awarded the National Police Medal, the Australian Police Medal for Outstanding Service and the Commissioner's Integrity Medal, Luppo had a 42-year career in policing. Since retiring from Tasmania Police in 2005, he has conducted major independent investigations and reviews for the Department of Justice and the Department of Health and Human Services.

Robert Winter, Board Member    Robert Winter, BA LLB AICLA (Aff)

Rob was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Tasmania, and the High Court of Australia in 1989. He gained extensive experience in prosecutions and Insurance litigation before joining an International Loss Adjusting practice in 1995.  Since then, Rob has investigated and reported on a wide range of employment and liability related matters. Rob is also a current member of the Anti- Discrimination Tribunal, and the Code of Conduct Panel established under the Local Government Act, and a former member of the TFL Tribunal, and the former Chairman of a Southern Tasmanian Councils Code of Conduct Panel.

Phil Foulston, Board Member    Phil Foulston

Phil is a former Director and member of the Executive of the Department of Premier and Cabinet. He worked in the public sector for nearly thirty years and has substantial experience as a senior administrator, adviser and manager working within a policy and regulatory framework in the complex political, social and organisational environment of a central government agency. His key areas of responsibility included the machinery of government, constitutional administration, general governance and corporate services functions. Prior to working in the public sector Phil was a human resource management practitioner in the aluminium industry in the UK. He has a Bachelor of Science with Honours from the University of Tasmania.