Craig Garraway CStJ and Paul Berry OStJ
There are currently two Deputy Commissioner positions in the Northern Territory. One position is based in Darwin with the other based in Alice Springs.
The Deputy Commissioners are responsible for providing support to the Commissioner for everything related to the volunteer divisions in their area however they may be called upon to respond to matters in any area in the Northern Territory. They assist the Commissioner and the Director VFAS in implementing national policies, standards and practice guidelines for the provision of event and emergency first aid services by St John Ambulance Australia, throughout the Northern Territory.
The Deputy Commissioner positions are currently held by Paul Berry and Craig Garraway. Paul joined St John as a volunteer in 1997 currently lives in Alice Springs and is married with three adult sons. Craig joined St John as a volunteer in 1989 and is employed by St John as the Operations Manager for the Ambulance Service in the Northern Territory; he is married with three sons.