Roland Gridiger (Chairman) LLB MDR TEP
A supporter and philanthropist of the arts, Roland is also Principal of Gridiger Lawyers, where he practices in estate planning, conveyancing and asset protection. He is a Full Member of STEP a worldwide professional association.
David Bainbridge CA MBA
David is a Chartered Accountant and Financial Planner with extensive management and financial experience in a wide range of industries. He is also the author of Connecting the Dots: The Origins of Modern Human Society.
Ann Brewer BA (Behavioural Science), MCom (Hons), PhD, FAICD
Professor Brewer is Dean (Sydney), the University of Newcastle. An executive coach since 2010 Ann has conducted workshops for a range of corporate, government and educational organisations.
David Full BA Bus (UTS), MCom (UNSW)
David is a wealth management advisor, involved in financial markets for over 30 years including the Australian Stock Exchange research department and presenter of a 10-minute daily market update on ABC Radio.
Ilana Gridiger BA DipEd MA (Psych)
A registered Psychologist, Ilana also has training and experience in event management. Ilana has also taught languages at both public and private high schools across NSW.
Catherine Hewgill BM Cello Performance (University of Southern California)
Since 1990 Catherine has been the Principal Cello of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and is a Director of Sydney Symphony. As a chamber musician she was also a founding member of the Novalis Quartet.
Emma Matthews BMus (WAAPA)
Emma is a highly acclaimed, awarded national and international soprano. She has performed with all the state opera companies and the major Australian symphony orchestras.
Roland Gridiger (Chief Executive Officer)
Vivian Zeltzer (Co-ordinator)
Amelia Gledhill (Co-ordinator)
Meltem Akyol (Co-ordinator)
Steve Denenberg (Philanthrophy)
Lisa Gasteen AO
Mary Vallentine AO
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