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 a CEO responsible for day to day management.

Sub-Committees of the Executive include the Finance Committee, the Membership Committee, the Policy Committee, the Communications Committee and the Grants & Awards 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 5788 Richard Holden

Professor Richard Holden

President Elect (2021) and Chair,

Communications Committee (2018-21)

ART 5894 Wai Fong Chua

Professor Wai Fong Chua AM

Treasurer

(2019-21)

James Fox2

Professor James Fox

International Secretary

(2014-21)

ART 5731 Sue Richardson

Professor Sue Richardson AM

Chair, Policy Committee

(2019-21)

ART 5680 Kevin McConkey

Professor Kevin McConkey AM

Governance (2021)

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

Professor Don Byrne

Chair,

Panel D

ART 5868 Chris Hatherly

Dr Chris Hatherly

CEO