From his highly successful 25 year military career Lieutenant Colonel Garth Callender has gone on to excel in both public and private sectors roles. He is a sought-after management consultant, non-executive director and an award-winning author.
Cheryl is a non-executive director and a political and communications analyst, providing strategic advice on political and bureaucratic processes, communications and social licence.
Commodore Brett Dowsing
JP, MScTec, GradDipStratStudies,
Brett was a Naval Officer for over 50 years. His career centred around operations as a seaman and helicopter pilot and with sea, air and shore-based commands at all rank levels.
BCom, Chartered Accountant and Registered Company Auditor (RCA)
Vicky is a Partner at KPMG with over 22 years experience providing assurance and advisory services to listed and private companies. She leads the external audit practice for KPMG Melbourne.
JD; M Intl Law; MA (Intl Rel); GDLP
Steve is the Head of Strategic Projects and General Counsel of DMTC Ltd. He is a graduate of the Royal Military College – Duntroon, serving 10 years in the Australian Army before resigning his Commission as a Captain and moving into law and public policy.
B.A.Sc (Biotechnology), RMIT; Grad Dip Education (Melbourne University)
Simon is Chief Marketing Officer of the Richmond Football Club. Simon established the Richmond v Melbourne AFL match played on Anzac Eve commemorating the service of contemporary veterans – to showcase the amazing people who serve.
John is currently CEO of State Trustees Ltd and is an experienced CEO and C Suite executive. He has had a career of over 40 years in Financial Services both domestically and internationally. During his time overseas John was instrumental in setting up a national financial literacy and rural banking program with UNDP in Fiji, a program that has since spread to numerous other countries.
Chief Executive Officer
LLB, GAICD, PSC(R)
Belinda is the CEO of Bravery Trust and is the first civilian graduate of the Australian Command and Staff Course (Reserve) at the Australian War College. She is a lawyer and company director, having served as the President of the Law Institute of Victoria and a Director of Seafood Industry Australia.
His Excellency General the Hon. David Hurley
AC DSC (Retd) Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia
Air Chief Marshal
Air Chief Marshal
Sir Angus Houston
AK, AFC (Ret’d)
Admiral Chris Barrie
AC, FAICD, FAIM, FARPI, RAN (Ret’d)
Kevin Hughes BM