Carolyn Potter Thomson Bridge

Stuart Hansford - Senior Advisor - Governance and Compliance


Prior to his appointment to Thomson Bridge, Stuart was AGL Energy’s Senior Manager, Learning and Development.

Stuart is an experienced learning and development professional having worked in a variety of industries including mining, aeronautics and energy. He has managed an enterprise registered training organisation (RTO) and developed competency-based training frameworks for the delivery of operational training.

Stuart has significant involvement in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector having been the chair of the board for Central Queensland Institute of TAFE; a member of an industry reference committee including the updating AVI and PUA training packages; and, an industry representative in the enterprise RTO association.


Stuart holds a variety of vocational qualifications in training and audit as well as an Associate Diploma in Human Resource Management and a Master of Education (specialising in adult education and training).