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.
Ms Maureen O’Keefe
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.
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
Dr David Andrews
Chair, Audit and Finance Committee
Qualifications: BSc(Hons), PhD, MBA (Exec), GAICD
Experience: CEO The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists
Member, Corporate and Governance Commitee
Qualifications: PGCert Management; BEd; DipEd
Experience: Regional Associate Director - Australasia, The Fred Hollows Foundation, Chair, Director Aboriginal Policy, NT Govt, Dept of Health; NT Director OATSIH, Aust Govt Department of Health, Queensland State Manager, Defence Security Authority, Aust Govt Dept of Defence, Assistance Director OATSIH (QLD), Aust Govt Department of Health; Australian Public Service (18 years - various levels and portfolios); Secondary Education (Teaching) and Hospitality.
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 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).
Dr Andrew Harris
Member, Audit and Finance Committee
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
Member, Corporate and Governance Committee
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.
Qualifications: Bachelor of Financial Administration, Master of Business (Marketing), Master of Public Health
Experience: Chief Marketing Officer, Vision Australia, Head of Strategic Marketing, Medibank Health Solutions, Head of Marketing, National Australia Bank
Mr Justin Mohamed
Qualifications:MHSocSc (studying), Adv Dip Bus Mgmt, Cert IV Mgt SocComServ. Experience: CEO Equity Health Solutions; 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.