Bernard is the Executive Director of Centres for Road Safety and Maritime Safety in Transport for NSW. Bernard joined Transport for NSW in 2012 as the Director of Strategy and Policy and has led the Centre for Road Safety since 2015 and Maritime Safety since 2016. He is a board member of ANCAP and a member of the Austroads National Road Safety Taskforce. Bernard has held senior state government roles in policy, regulation, communications and program delivery across the Health, Justice, Environment and Transport portfolios. He is charged with leading the Road Safety and Maritime Safety strategies to move the trauma on our roads and waterways towards Zero.