Mark Madden, Chairperson
Mark Madden is the Deputy Director of the Centre for Innovative Justice at RMIT. He has a broad range of experience in strategic planning and communications and public policy and prior to joining RMIT ran his own consultancy Devils Advocate Pty Ltd. He has served on the boards of government and community organisations including the Legal Services Board and A Just Australia. He is a graduate of the University of Melbourne and a fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Antonia Mochan, Deputy Chairperson
Antonia is a self-employed project manager, trainer and lecturer. She has extensive experience in communication strategy and implementation, largely developed in a 20-year career in the European Commission, the executive of the European Union. She has governance experience in the education and not-for-profit sectors in Europe. She is a graduate of the London School of Economics and the University of Melbourne and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Commerce and Manufacturing.
Alastair Pharo, Secretary
Alistair is a freelance software developer, specialising in web technologies. He graduated from Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand with qualifications in computer science, literature and economics.
Sarah is a Lecturer in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at La Trobe University. She has a research background in the Classics and Australian Studies, but also develops curriculum to enhance student achievement, success and retention across diverse student cohorts and has published in this area.Her qualifications include: BA (hons), MA, PhD
Sue has over 30 years’ experience in leadership roles with some of Australia’s leading charities, including Vision Australia, Brotherhood of St Laurence, Sacred Heart Mission and Melbourne City Mission. She is currently Director of the Cabrini Foundation, the fundraising and community engagement arm of Cabrini Health, based in Malvern. Sue has a Dip of Business Administration (RMIT) Dip of Public Relations (RMIT) and is a member of the Fundraising Institute of Australia.
Chris has over 20 years’ experience in her own businesses in Australia and Asia providing marketing research advice and helping businesses solve problems. Having managed a business of over 200 employees she also has experience in training and mentoring. Since selling the business she has requalified and for the past 5 years has taught English to migrants, refugees and asylum seekers. Chris has an Honours Degree in Psychology and post graduate qualifications in Marketing and Education. She loves learning languages and disappearing on long distance treks in remote areas.