Chris Wheeler is the Former Deputy NSW Ombudsman and has extensive management and legal experience in a range of environments. He has over 30 years of experience in complaint handling, investigations, management and public administration.
Among other things, Chris was responsible for the work of the Public Administration Division of the Ombudsman and direct oversight of the responsibilities conferred on the
Ombudsman under the Public Interest Disclosures Act. He also had the responsibility to lead and coordinate the preparation of publications issued by the NSW Ombudsman to guide
and improve the performance by public officials of their duties.
He has also received notable awards including the Public Service Medal in January 2019