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Defence Senior Leaders

Secretary

Secretary, Dennis Richardson

Mr Dennis Richardson, AO
Secretary
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CDF

Chief of the Defence Force, Air Chief Marshal Mark Binskin

Air Chief Marshal Mark Binskin, AC
Chief of the Defence Force
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VCDF

Vice Chief of the Defence Force, Vice Admiral Ray Griggs
Vice Admiral Ray Griggs, AO, CSC
Vice Chief of the Defence Force
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Associate Secretary

Chief Operating Officer, Brendan Sargeant

Mr Brendan Sargeant
Associate Secretary
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Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Tim Barrett
Vice Admiral Tim Barrett, AO, CSC
Chief of Navy
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Chief of Army, Lieutenant General Angus Campbell
Lieutenant General Angus Campbell, DSC, AM
Chief of Army
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Chief of Air Force, Air Marshal Leo Davies
Air Marshal Leo Davies, AO, CSC
Chief of Air Force
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Chief Joint Operations, Vice Admiral David Johnston
Vice Admiral David Johnston, AM
Chief Joint Operations
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Deputy Secretary Defence People, Rebecca Skinner
Ms Rebecca Skinner
Deputy Secretary Defence People
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Chief Finance Officer, Phillip Prior
Mr Phillip Prior
Chief Finance Officer
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Chief Information Officer, Dr Peter Lawrence
Dr Peter Lawrence
Chief Information Officer
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Deputy Secretary Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group, Kim Gillis
Mr Kim Gillis
Deputy Secretary Capability Acquisition and Sustainment
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Chief Defence Scientist, Dr Alex Zelinsky
Dr Alex Zelinsky
Chief Defence Scientist
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Deputy Secretary Estate and Infrastructure, Steve Grzeskowiak
Mr Steve Grzeskowiak
Deputy Secretary Estate and Infrastructure
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Deputy Secretary Intelligence, Mr Steve Meekin
Mr Steve Meekin
Deputy Secretary Intelligence
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Deputy Secretary Strategy, Peter Baxter
Mr Peter Baxter
Deputy Secretary Strategy
Biography

The Defence organisational structure chart [PDF-19KB] shows the hierarchical relationships between the senior leaders.