Our Patrons

Western Australia

We are honoured to have the Honourable Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia as our official Patron. The Honourable Kim Beazley AC is the 33rd Governor of Western Australia. Prior to being installed as Governor, Mr Beazley had dedicated almost three decades to a career in Federal Parliament, representing the WA seats of Brand and Swan. In 2009 Mr Beazley was awarded the Companion of the Order of Australia for service to the Parliament of Australia, through contributions to the development of government policies in relation to defence and international relations and as an advocate for Indigenous people, and to the community.

Tasmania

We are honoured to have Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Barbara Baker AC, Governor of Tasmania as our official Patron. Tasmania’s 29th Governor, Her Excellency the Honourable Barbara Baker AC, was sworn to Office at Government House on Wednesday 16 June 2021. Previously she was a judge at the Federal Circuit Court of Australia and was the first Tasmanian woman to be appointed as a Federal Magistrate in 2008. Prior to her appointment as Governor, she worked as a legal practitioner for over 23 years and practised as a barrister at Burbury Chambers. Her Excellency is known for her enormous contributions made to the administration of justice, the advancement of specialist advocacy in the family law jurisdiction and the promotion of women at the bar.

The Board

Aaron Constantine

Aaron Constantine holds the position of Chair

Prof. Iain Murray AM

Prof. Iain Murray AM holds the position of Board Member

Jennifer Dawson

Jennifer Dawson holds the position of Board Member

Kym Georgiou

Kym Georgiou holds the position of Board Member

Sue Shoobridge

Sue Shoobridge holds the position of Treasurer

Scott Marston

Scott Marston holds the position of Board Member

Hayden White

Hayden White holds the position of Board Member

John Nolan

John Nolan holds the position of Board Member

Chief Executive Officer

Tim Platts

Tim Platts holds the position of Acting Chief Executive Officer, Chief Finance Officer

Senior Leadership Team

Angie Hutchinson

Angie Hutchinson holds the position of Manager People and Culture

Anna Presser

Anna Presser holds the position of Manager Guide Dog Services & Breeding

Carol Morfitt

Carol Morfitt holds the position of Manager Fundraising & Marketing

Carol Solosy

Carol Solosy holds the position of Executive Manager, Corporate Governance

Dinesh Burah

Dinesh Burah holds the position of Manager Special Projects & Services

Kate Brill

Kate Brill holds the position of Manager Therapy Services

Steve McGregor

Steve McGregor holds the position of Manager Tasmanian Services