Dennis Murphy

Dennis Murphy

Management Committee Member

Dennis Murphy was voted into the management committee in December 2016, having previously held the position of President of Startup Mackay Inc. from June 2016. He helped to co-found the group in 2015, and host Mackay’s 1st & 2nd Startup Weekends.

Dennis is an Electrical and Control Systems Engineer and has worked in South Africa, Switzerland, Australia and Laos.

He is a member of Engineers Australia, the Australian Information Security Association (AISA), the Mackay I.T. Network, the Diversify Mackay Leadership Alliance (DMLA) within the Education, Training, Research and Innovation Pillar, and the Reference Group for the Digital Economy Strategy. He has also been inducted into the Advance Queensland Community Digital Champion program where he aims to encourage Queenslanders to explore and enjoy the benefits of the digital age.

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