Wendy Harris has joined the Local Buy team as a Senior Probity Specialist. An experienced public sector lawyer with a 35 year career across a broad range of legal areas involving a diverse skill set and knowledge base, she has provided governance advice with particular expertise in statutory compliance and delegation advice and preparation.
Wendy also provided procurement advice and reviewed documentation across a range of contracts including ICT contacts. In previous roles at the CCC she has worked in and supervised multidisciplinary teams to investigate public sector corruption culminating in prosecution, disciplinary action and/or corruption prevention recommendations. The types of corruption investigated included public sector procurement fraud, misuse of information, bribery and secret commissions, misuse of position by public officials and local government decision-making.