Board of Directors

Our board are successful business and community leaders who are passionate about saving lives. They volunteer their time, expertise and contacts – and ensure the charity is well governed. To be appointed on the Board there is an extensive process which requires sign off from the Health Minister, the Premier and the Governor... that’s how important their role is.

Chair: Mr Bernard Curran Partner - BDO

 

Ms Veronica (Bonny) Barry Metro North HHS Representative

Ms Cherie Franks Director of Nursing - The Prince Charles Hospital

Mr Toby Innes Head of Retail and Commercial - Brisbane Airport Corporation

Mr Paul McMahon Company Director

Ms Jacqueline Ryan Executive Director and State Head, Consumer and Agribusiness - ANZ International and Institutional Banking

Mr James Stewart Head of ReachTEL at Equifax

Mr Terry Sullivan Former State Member of Parliament

Mr Peter Tyquin Company Director - General Outdoor Advertising

Mr Anthony White Chief Executive Officer - Terry White Chemmart

Mrs Lara Lowndes Managing Director - Lowndes Holding Pty Ltd (Board nominee)

Ms Kim Wainwright Managing Director - Xplore Resources (Board nominee)

 

Finance, Audit & Risk Committee (FAR)

Purpose: Oversight of financial governance, financial reporting, audit and risk

Chair: Toby Innes, Head of Retail and Commercial - Brisbane Airport Corporation

Members: Bernard Curran - BDO, Paul McMahon - Company Director, Jacqueline Ryan - Executive Director and State Head, Consumer and Agribusiness - ANZ International and Institutional Banking, Michael Hornby (staff), Katrina Beasley (staff)

 

Fundraising Development Committee (FDC)

Purpose: To assist in the identification of prospective new supporters and provide input to marketing and fundraising strategies

Chair: James Stewart

Members: Jerome Bamminger, Peter Tyquin, Agatha McAndrew and Christine Mahoney