OAM, MBBS MRCGP DA DRCOG
Peter ran his own General Practice in Manly for more than 25 years and followed up his environmental and public health concerns by becoming an active and effective politician at both local and NSW State levels. He then volunteered with Medecins sans Frontiers, Timor Aid (post- Independence) and is currently providing clinical services regularly in remote South Australia.
BA. MCom. PhD (Int Public Health)
Klara started her career as a management consultant in strategy, IT and project management before focusing on health issues for those in low and middle income countries. She has a PhD in health policy and economics on Timor Leste. Klara has worked with organisations such as WHO, the World Bank, Gavi, UNAIDS and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations on the front line in Ghana, Kenya, PNG, India and Thailand, and conducted health evaluations and authored numerous publications including on access to health in low resource settings. She has been a member of ADI’s Program Committee since 2014 and CEO since January 2018.
Colin is an ex-Commonwealth Public Servant having undertaken senior executive roles as Registrar of the Migration Review Tribunal-Refugee Review Tribunal, First Assistant Secretary in the Department of Finance, and a Program Manager in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission among others. Colin has many years working with Indigenous communities across Australia and in program management and evaluation
BA, LLB, LLM
Liza has had extensive experience in clinical governance and risk within the healthcare sector across hospitals, insurance agencies and a number of large corporate organisations.
David worked as a chartered accountant for 33 years with Price Waterhouse and JPMorgan in Sydney, Canada, Jakarta and Tokyo. He went on to work as Finance Director for Australia and Indonesia, then as COO in Australia. David then became CEO of JP Morgan Trust Bank in Japan and CEO of JPMorgan/Aus Post JV in Australia. Since retiring, he spends his time raising Angus beef cattle in the central west of NSW.
Richard’s has 40+ years of experience in the resources business in Africa, Indonesia, PNG, NZ and onshore and offshore Australia. Richard has spent 30+ years operating in the lowland and highland jungles of PNG and has managed companies such as Santos and Sydney Oil Company in the capacity of Exploration Manager, South East Asia and more recently as CEO of Kina Petroleum Limited an ASX listed company. Beyond operational activities in PNG Richard has taken an active interest in social factors that affect PNG including improving sanitation for remote areas in PNG.
Brent has over 40 years’ experience in petroleum exploration, exploration and production management and investment banking. He first worked as an explorationist in Australia, PNG and New Zealand then filled general management roles in North and South America. Brent was the CEO and MD of Horizon Oil for 17 years and retired in 2018.
AM, BPharm BSc(Hons), PhD, GDipEnvMgt, GDipBusAdmin
Judy is an environment, social and medical sciences expert who has worked in research, policy, ministerial consultancy and advocacy roles. Until recently, she was Director of Community Solutions.
BEc, MComm, CAIA, GAICD
Louise has more than 25 years’ experience in funds management, mainly at Macquarie Group and now at Brookvine. She is also President of Mosman Football Club. Louise joined ADI’s fundraising committee in 2017 and joined the board in August 2018.
LLB ( Bachelor of Law) and GAICD
James Sheffield is a consultant in financial services with over 20 years experience in the sector as a General Manager. He has previously been a Board member of several organisations including Childfund Australia from 2004 to 2012. During this time he served on the Governance and Nominations Committee; the Fundraising Committee and was Chairperson for the last two years of his two terms. He has an honours degree in Law and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.