Skip to content

Tracy O’Bryan

Deputy Director-General (Corporate)

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Alumni Advisory Council



Tracy O'Bryan

Missing or inaccurate information?

Directory update request

Find out more about ANZSOG’s Executive Master of Public Administration

Tracy O’Bryan is Deputy Director-General, Corporate at the Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads responsible for leading the department’s corporate services, including governance (encompassing legal, media and communications, Right to Information, risk, strategy, complaints), finance and procurement, ICT, human resources and internal audit.

Prior to this Tracy was Executive Director, Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing following three months acting as Deputy Director-General, Corporate, Department of Environment and Heritage Protection.

She has over 20 years’ experience in the Queensland public sector in the fields of law, policy, governance, major projects and program design and delivery, and stakeholder engagement. She has also led major reform and commissions of inquiry for government and worked in several Queensland Government departments including: Department of the Premier and Cabinet; Department of Innovation, Information Economy, Sport and Recreation Queensland; Department of Local Government, Sport and Recreation and Department of Communities. Tracy has also won ministerial excellence awards for a flood recovery funding program, a sport funding program and a social marketing campaign related to physical activity. She was also nominated for a Premier’s Excellence Award for the development of Welcome Aboard: A Guide for members of Queensland Government Boards, Committees and Statutory Authorities. Prior to joining the public service Tracy was a solicitor in private practice working in the commercial property area.

Tracy holds law and master of laws degrees from the Queensland University of Technology and is a solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland and the High Court of Australia. She holds an Australia and New Zealand School of Government (ANZSOG) Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) from Griffith University. She is also a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.


Tracy O’Bryan graduated from the Executive Master of Public Administration in 2016 and is a member of ANZSOG’s Alumni Advisory Council. To find out more about the Alumni Advisory Council, click here