Executive Director, People & Corporate Services
Department of Planning, Transport & Infrastructure
Ms Formston is responsible for setting the strategic direction and delivering the corporate functions of: Procurement and Contracting, Finance, Safety, Risk & Assurance, Communications & Public Affairs, Human Resource Management and Aboriginal Engagement & Inclusion programs.
Ms Formston is an experienced corporate and finance professional with expertise in Government policies and budget processes. Ms Formston is a former Board Member of Austroads and has a sound understanding of the transport sector and road network management principles across Australia.
Over the past 18 years Ms Formston has held a variety of senior policy, finance, budget and investment strategy positions, within the South Australian Government, including within the Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure and the Department of Treasury and Finance. Ms Formston holds a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in Accounting and Economics.