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:

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Professor Jane Hall

President

(2019-2021)

GlennWithers

Professor Glenn Withers AO

Immediate Past President

(2019-20)

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Professor Wai Fong Chua AM

Treasurer

(2019-21)

James Fox2

Professor James Fox

International Secretary

(2014-20)

Holden Richard 1

Professor Richard Holder

Chair, Public Forums &
Communications Committee

(2018-20)

Susan Richardson

Professor Sue Richardson AM

Chair, Policy & Advocacy Committee

(2019-21)

Prof Mike Innes 1

Professor Michael Innes

Chair,

Workshops Committee

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Professor Sharyn Roach Anleu

Chair,

Panel A

Kevin Fox2

Professor Kevin Fox

Chair,

Panel B

Kate Darian Smith 1

Professor Kate Darian-Smith

Chair,

Panel C

McConkey2

Professor Kevin McConkey AM

Chair,

Panel D

C.Hatherly.

Dr Chris Hatherly

Executive

Director