Introducing Ursula Gleeson to the team

Ursula Gleeson - head shot

We are delighted to welcome Ursula Gleeson our new NSW/ACT Executive Officer to the team.

Ursula comes to PLA with extensive experience in both state and local government plus the NFP industry, including a previous stint working with PLA and has a long standing involvement with the organisation. Her experience is wide ranging and has covered community and recreation planning, health promotion, event management, sports development, disability and health service development and management. One of her passions includes health and community development and how this can link with open space design and development.

'We all know the benefits of physical activity, outdoor activity and the great outdoors, how we work to transfer this message and benefits to the broader community is key to what we do.' stated Ursula

Ursula holds a Bachelor of Applied Science (Human Movement) from the University of Wollongong and a Master of Management from UTS.

Ursula says 'It is wonderful to be back working with a group of like-minded passionate people. I am looking forward to meeting up with old friends and making new ones on the next step of my professional journey.'

To find out what is going on in NSW/ACT contact Ursula 0417 020 126 or

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