Norm Lyons

(Joined Board in 2009)
Experience/Connection to AOF: Awarded an Australian Overseas Foundation Scholarship in 1965 spending three years in England studying and gaining experience in building construction.  On his return to Australia he re-joined the family business of Lyons Construction, a medium sized commercial construction company in Geelong, Victoria.

Positions held: Former member and past president of the Geelong Chamber of Commerce, awarded Life Membership in 2015. Former board member of the Australian Technical College, Geelong. Awarded the Australian Centenary Medal in 2001 for services to Junior Chamber International and the Geelong Chamber of Commerce. Former campaign director of United Way Geelong, and former board member of Anam Cara House Geelong. Awarded Life Membership of the Master Builders Association of Victoria in 2012.
  • Qualified Carpenter and Joiner
  • Certificate of Excellence Australian Institute of Building
  • Registered Commercial and Domestic Builder with Master Builders Association of Victoria

Current Role: Executive Chairman of Lyons Construction