Dr Steven Kennedy
Secretary to the Australian Treasury
Dr Steven Kennedy commenced as Secretary to the Treasury in September 2019. During his 30 years in the public service he has held many senior positions, most recently as Secretary of the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development (September 2017–August 2019). Kennedy has served on a number of boards and is a member of the Reserve Bank Board, Council of Financial Regulators, Trans Tasman Council on Banking Supervision, Board of Taxation, New Zealand Treasury Board, the Sir Roland Wilson Foundation and the Centre for Market Design Advisory Board. In 2016, Kennedy was awarded a Public Service Medal for outstanding public service in the area of climate change policy.