In a career spanning over 45 years of professional planning experience and leadership, David Caddy has been committed to the industry through planning practice and planning education.
David joined the Western Australian Planning Commission as the Chairman on 16 April 2018 for a three-year term which has been extended for a further 2 years.
David spent 40 years working at a senior management level specialising in statutory planning, strategic and structure planning, development control, project management, policy formulation and delivery and planning advocacy.
David has also founded, grown and led businesses in the industry, chaired many boards and committees, and worked with and for both the private and public sectors. David is a Registered Planner and Life Fellow of the Planning Institute of Australia and is an Adjunct Professor of Urban and Regional Planning at the University of Western Australia.