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Henry Friend (Representative Director)

Henry is a Projects Manager in the creative arts sector, with experience in the SME, government and interstate markets. He leads an agile and innovative production house which works across live events, theatrical production/investment and videography. He is currently studying a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) at Deakin University and a Diploma of Governance with the ICDA.

Henry has been paddling whitewater since 2014 and has been to rivers across Australia and the globe. His achievements to date include paddling the remote Herbert (FNQ) and Franklin rivers (TAS), organising the Snowy River Extreme Race and developing his skills in C1 and Squirtboating. Henry is also involved in the administration of paddling with the University of Queensland Canoe Club.

Henry is an advocate of the transformational benefits of paddling, and volunteers with a number of organisations which bring youth into the outdoors via paddling. In 2018, he was nominated as a Queensland Youth Volunteer of the Year in recognition for the support he gives to the paddling community.

Henry is currently on the PQ Board, having completed one term (2 years) on the Board.