Board Members

Meet the Team

Brad Flynn President

Having “sucked” at his first business until he got help, Brad went on to double the profits and sale prices of that business all within 18 months.

Since 2010, Brad has worked with small business owners, to build the business that will give them the life choices they went into business for. His street smart strategies and tools have helped 1000’s of small businesses around the world and he is the small business expert on 99.7 Bridge FM.

Brad brings this experience knowledge and enthusiasm for what he does to the RPCC and is committed to helping businesses on the Peninsula thrive and also reach their goals as part of our vision to see the Redcliffe Peninsula become the number 1 place to combine lifestyle and business.

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Carlos Ortega Vice President

Having spent over 30 years working with numerous communities and organisations, I have a passion for the growth and health of our community.

With my own business now operating for more than 20 years and employing local people, I have a great knowledge and experience over many industry backgrounds, what it takes and the challenges we all face, my input to our business community can help future growth.

Current involvement with organisations such as our local schools, youth assistance networks, community volunteer organisations and Council, State and Federal representatives I bring to the community relations and connections to numerous networks.

Working with a great community team brings the best in all of us.

Mark Willis

Business Banking Manager – Bendigo Bank.

30 years in the finance industry and an Accounting Degree.

I enjoy my involvement in community groups and businesses offering a balanced approach for their sustainable success.

Providing energy, ideas and the ability to get things done are most important to me.

Ruth Woollett Secretary

Ruth has a wealth of experience in running small and large businesses in a range of various industries. Her role is currently as a Practice Manager of a local physiotherapy clinic.

Her passion is managing people and working out how to get to the best from each person for the benefit of the business. Streamlining processes to make the business run efficiently is something she strives to do so the systems run the business and all people know how to follow every process.

Ruth is a Redcliffe local and has lived in the area for 15 years, she also attended high school in Redcliffe.