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Cabinet of The Salvation Army

Territorial Commander

Commissioner Floyd TiddCommissioner Floyd J Tidd
Qualifications: Bachelor of Science; Master of Theology Studies; Executive Leader Stream (Arrow Leadership).
Length of Service: 27 years
Responsibilities: As the Territorial Commander, Commissioner Floyd Tidd is responsible for all aspects of The Salvation Army in the Australia Southern Territory. The Territorial Commander provides the spiritual leadership for the Territory and is a legal Trustee of The Salvation Army Australia Southern Territory. Commissioner Floyd Tidd is the Chairman of the Policy Council, Finance Council and the Property Council.

Territorial President of Women's Ministries

Commissioner Tracey TiddCommissioner Tracey Tidd
Length of Service: 27 years
Responsibilities: Commissioner Tracey Tidd shares joint leadership of the Territory with the Territorial Commander, which includes preaching and teaching in public ministry and membership to territorial councils. As Territorial President of Women’s Ministries, Commissioner Tracey Tidd gives leadership to all aspects of women’s ministries; promoting within the Territory the welfare and empowerment of women, relating to both church and secular women’s groups.

Territorial Secretary of Women's Ministries

Colonel Jennifer WalkerColonel Jennifer Walker
Qualifications: Bachelor of Education; Diploma of Religious Education; and Diploma of Teaching.
Length of Service: 31 years
Responsibilities: Colonel Jennifer Walker has a shared leadership role with the Chief Secretary, including public ministry and membership to territorial councils. Colonel Jennifer Walker has the role of Territorial Secretary for Women’s Ministries, relating to leadership for women within divisions including pastoral support, training and resources and missionary project management.

Chief Secretary

Colonel Peter WalkerColonel Peter R Walker
Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts (Soc).
Length of Service: 31 Years
Responsibilities: The Chief Secretary is equivalent to a Chief Operations Officer and is second in charge of the Territory. As the Chief Secretary, Colonel Peter Walker is responsible for operational oversight of Territorial Headquarters and line management of divisional/regional headquarters. The Chief Secretary is also a legal Trustee of The Salvation Army Australia Southern Territory.

Secretary for Personnel

Lieut-Colonel Vivien CallanderLieut-Colonel Vivien Callander
Length of Service: 37 years
Responsibilities: As the Secretary for Personnel, Lieut-Colonel Vivien Callander is responsible for all aspects of personnel – officers and employees. The Secretary for Personnel is a legal Trustee of The Salvation Army Australia Southern Territory and is responsible for the Personnel Department, Human Resources and Leader Development.

Secretary for Programme

Lieut-Colonel Graeme Rigley Lieut-Colonel Graeme L Rigley
Qualifications: Medical Bachelor Bachelor Surgery; Diploma of Theology
Length of Service: 26 years
Responsibilities: The Secretary for Programme, Lieut-Colonel Graeme Rigley, is a legal Trustee of The Salvation Army Australia Southern Territory and is responsible for corps programme, social programme, Staff Band and Staff Songsters. The Secretary for Programme is also responsible for programme matters relating to Employment Plus.

Secretary for Business Administration

Lieut-Colonel Rodney BarnardLieut-Colonel Rodney Barnard
Length of Service: 31 years
Responsibilities: Lieut-Colonel Rodney Barnard as the Secretary for Business Administration is responsible for all business matters including finance, property, audit, communications and fundraising, SalvosStores, the Geelong Conference Centre and business matters relating to Employment Plus. The Secretary for Business Administration is a legal Trustee of The Salvation Army Australia Southern Territory.

Chief Financial Officer

Mr Gregory StoweMr Gregory Stowe
Qualifications: Bachelor of Business (Dist); FCPA.
Length of Service: 20 years
Responsibilities: Mr Gregory Stowe is a legal Trustee of The Salvation Army Australia Southern Territory and is a member of the Territorial Finance Council, Territorial Property Board and the Territorial General Maintenance Council.

Assistant Secretary for Business Administration and Territorial Legal Secretary

Captain Malcolm RobertsCaptain Malcolm Roberts
Qualifications: Bachelor of Jurisprudence; Bachelor of Laws; Australian Legal Practitioner.
Length of Service: 14 years
Responsibilities: Captain Malcolm Roberts is a Trustee of the various State Property Trusts of The Salvation Army Australia Southern Territory. Captain Roberts assists in the management of business activities, and acts as an inhouse legal counsel, and is a liaison and overseer of external legal advisers.