Over the last two decades, Tim Gleason has held senior advisory roles in the highest offices of Federal and State Governments – including Senior Press Secretary to Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd and Senior Media Advisor to NSW Premier, Bob Carr. He also served as Director of Communications for NSW Premier, Nathan Rees.
Tim has earned a reputation as a highly adept and admired communications, media, political and strategic advisor – which has been demonstrated by the instrumental roles he has played in managing a range of crisis situations.
He has also provided strategic counsel, campaign and public affairs services to Boards and CEOs of companies in the private sector and other non-government organisations.
Tim is a highly experienced and accomplished speechwriter having served as a key member three Labor leader’s speechwriting teams and continued this work in the private sector.
Tim is a regular newspaper columnist and attended numerous major international political conferences over the last two decades.
Tim’s specialist areas include:
- Strategy and analysis
- Campaign messaging
- Issues and crisis management
- Government relations
- Media and communications