The Academy is an incorporated association and a registered charity with Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status. It is governed by an elected President and Executive Committee responsible for strategy and direction, and its National Office is led by an Executive Director responsible for day to day management.

Sub-Committees of the Executive include the Finance Committee, the Membership Committee, the Policy and Advocacy Committee, the Public Forums and Communications Committee and the Workshops Committee.

The President serves a three-year term with an additional year as President-Elect and two-years as Immediate Past-President.

  • Read more about current President Professor Jane Hall and previous presidents of the Academy here.
  • View the Academy’s Purpose and Principles here.
  • View the Academy’s 2019-2022 strategic plan here.

Executive Committee:

ART 5819 Jane Hall

Professor Jane Hall

President

(2019-2021)

ART 5736 Glenn Withers

Professor Glenn Withers AO

Immediate Past President

(2019-20)

ART 5894 Wai Fong Chua

Professor Wai Fong Chua AM

Treasurer

(2019-21)

James Fox2

Professor James Fox

International Secretary

(2014-20)

ART 5788 Richard Holden

Professor Richard Holden

Chair, Public Forums &
Communications Committee

(2018-20)

ART 5731 Sue Richardson

Professor Sue Richardson AM

Chair, Policy & Advocacy Committee

(2019-21)

ART 5754 Mike Innes

Professor Michael Innes

Chair,

Workshops Committee

Neal Ashkanasy

Professor Neal Ashkanasy OAM

Chair,

Panel A

ART 5817 Kevin Fox

Professor Kevin Fox

Chair,

Panel B

ART 5710 Kate Darian Smith

Professor Kate Darian-Smith

Chair,

Panel C

ART 5680 Kevin McConkey

Professor Kevin McConkey AM

Chair,

Panel D

ART 5868 Chris Hatherly

Dr Chris Hatherly

CEO