AHRI QLD Conference 2024

13 and 14 June, Shangri La, Cairns

Major General Jake Ellwood

CEO · Queensland Reconstruction Authority


As Chief Executive Officer since March 2023, Major General Jake Ellwood (Rtd) is responsible for ensuring the Queensland Reconstruction Authority (QRA) delivers as lead state agency for disaster recovery and resilience.  

Major General Jake Ellwood’s distinguished Australian Defence Force (ADF) career included serving as: State Recovery Coordinator, Southern Queensland Floods; Commander of 1st Division (Brisbane); Deputy Chief of Army; and ADF National Coordinator of the Black Summer Bushfires.