The Hon Amanda Vanstone
Qualifications: BA; LLB; GradDipLegalPrac; CertMktg.
Experience: Chair, Royal Flying Doctor Australia; Board Member, Drinkwise Australia; Director, Port Adelaide Football Club; Member, Referendum Council on constitutional recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples; Board Member, Governors of the Institute for International Trade; Chair, Samstag Museum Advisory Board; Member, Adelaide Festival Board.
Professor Hugh Taylor AC
Qualifications: LLD (Hons); MD; MB; BS; BMedSc; DO; FRANZCO; FRACS; FAAO; FACS; FAICD.
Experience: Harold Mitchell Chair of Indigenous Eye Health; Indigenous Eye Health, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne; Melbourne Laureate Professor, The University of Melbourne; President, International Council of Ophthalmology; Board Member, International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness.
Ms Amanda Davis
Member, Corporate and Governance Committee
Qualifications: Dip Nursing; BBus; MPH.
Experience: Global Chief Operating Officer, Brien Holden Vision Institute—Public Health Division; Regional Director for Asia Pacific, Brien Holden Vision Institute; Member, National Advisory Committee for Optometry Giving Sight (Australia); Director, Optometry Giving Sight (Global); Director, PNG Eyecare.
Mrs Jane Edge
Experience: CEO, CBM Australia; Member, Australian Institute of Company Directors; Leadership Team Member, CBM International; former CEO, ChildFund Australia; former Regional Director – Asia, ChildFund International; former member Executive Committee, Australian Council for International Aid, former Independent Consultant in executive management and organisational change.
Dr Jessica Gallagher
Member, Audit and Finance Committee
Qualifications: B.App.Sci, M.Ost
Experience: Global Ambassador, Vision 2020 Australia; Ambassador and Events Committee Member, Vision Australia/ Seeing Eye Dogs; Keynote motivational speakers; Osteopath; World Champion, Tandem Match Sprint (2016), Paralympic medallist, Winter Paralympic Games (2010, 2014) and Summer Paralympic Games (2012 and 2016).
Mr Anthony Bennett Hall
Experience: Director, Newcastle Eye Hospital Research Foundation; Director, Kilimanjaro Centre for Community Ophthalmology; Former Medical Advisor, CBM Tanzania; Founding Member, Eastern African College of Ophthalmologists; Vitreo-Retinal Surgeon; Conjoint Senior Lecturer in Ophthalmology at the University of Newcastle; Chair, RANZCO International Development Committee; Member, RANZCO Council; Member, Vision 2020 Australia Global Committee.
Dr Andrew Harris
Experience: Immediate former National President, Optometry Australia; Former Director, Optometry Australia; Former President, Optometry Victoria; Former Director, Optometry Victoria; Former Member; National Vision Research Institute Board; Former President, Australian College of Optometry; Former Councillor, Australian College of Optometry; Graduate, Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Ms Karen Hayes
Qualifications: FAICD; FAIM.
Experience: Chief Executive Officer, Guide Dogs Victoria; Board Member, Multiple Sclerosis Australia; Board Member, Melbourne International Comedy Festival; Founding Member, International Women’s Forum - Australian Chapter; Member, Women Chiefs of Enterprise International.
Mr John Howie AM
Chair, Corporate and Governance Committee
Member, Code of Conduct Committee
Experience: Practicing Solicitor; Deputy Chair, Monsalvat Ltd; Board Member, The John Cain Foundation; Chair, Avoca Project.
Ms Maureen O’Keefe
Chair, Audit and Finance Committee
Qualifications: BSc(Hons); MBA; DipEd; GAICD, WCLP.
Experience: CEO and Board Member, Australian College of Optometry/ National Vision Research Institute; Board Member, ARC Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science and Technology; Member, Ministerial (Health) Clinical Trial Research Consultative Council; Deputy Chair, BioMelbourne Network.
Mr Justin Mohamed
Qualifications: MHSocSc (studying), Adv Dip Bus Mgmt, Cert IV Mgt SocComServ
Experience: CEO, Reconciliation Australia; Chair, National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation; Chair, the Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation; Co-Chair, National Health Leadership; Chairperson and CEO, Rumbalara Aboriginal Co-operative; Director, Greater Western Sydney Giants Foundation; Chairperson, Ganbina; Board Member, Supply Nation; Co-Chair, Cricket Australia’s National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cricket Advisory Committee (NATSICAC).