Executive Staff

Matthew Burns


Matthew Burns is the CEO of Taungurung Land & Waters Council (TLaWC) and a Taungurung man.  He is also a Director of Federation of Victorian Traditional Owner Corporations and a member of the Aboriginal Advisory Council for the Melbourne Metro Rail Authority.

Matthew’s strengths are within the areas of leadership, project/business management, financial markets and stakeholder relations.  Prior to TLaWC, Matthew worked with the ANZ Bank and played a key role in the implementation of Indigenous programs, including holding the secretariat position on the ANZ National Reconciliation Committee.