Debra Contala commenced as the Public Trustee in November 2010. Ms Contala had previously worked in the Attorney-General’s Department in a variety of finance and corporate roles for 10 years, and was most recently the Executive Director of the Finance and Business Services Division.
Ms Contala has extensive experience in State Government including the Department of Treasury and Finance and Arts SA. She has strong business credentials and expertise in a wide range of areas within Government including finance, project management, procurement and human resources.
Ms Contala has also been a member of a range of government boards including the Superannuation Board and the Board of the SA Fire and Emergency Services Commission.