Mr Noel Curphey was made an Officer in the Order of the British Empire in 1960. He has had a long and distinguished career in Australia and internationally, in business and in service to the community.
The positions he has held include CEO of the Victorian Chamber of Manufacturers, member of President Reagan’s US Presidential Task Force, member of President Bush’s Presidential Task Force, and Founder of the American Migrant Scheme to Australia.
His community and charities work span 60 years. He was a Board Member of the Metropolitan Fire Brigade, The Lord Mayor’s Appeal, the Red Cross Society and the Moomba Festival, and worked on numerous charitable committees.
He was awarded President Reagan’s Medal of Merit in 1987.