Our board members
Kathryn Greiner AO (Chair)
Kathryn Greiner has contributed in a wide range of leadership positions in public and private companies, government bodies and non-profit organisations. She was an elected Councillor to the City of Sydney Council from 1995 until 2004. Kathryn currently chairs an investment fund, Bio Tech Capital and Loreto Kirribilli School Council. She has recently completed the Review of Funding for Schooling on behalf of the Australian Government and her term as Chair of Australian Hearing. In 2012 she was appointed as the Chair of the NSW Ministerial Advisory Committee on Ageing.
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Carmel has a diverse background which includes strategic planning and investment for public and private infrastructure, extensive experience in justice and offender management and is an advocate for Women in Leadership.
Professor Ian Gust AO
Professor Ian Gust is an eminent Australian medical researcher, virologist, and former science administrator. His leadership roles have included inaugural Director of the Macfarlane Burnet Centre for Medical Research (now the Burnet Institute), and Director of Research and Development for the Commonwealth Serum Laboratories, later listed as CSL Limited, where he was closely involved in its successful expansion.
The Hon. Robert Knowles AO
Rob Knowles is a former Victorian Minister of Health, Housing and Aged Care. His leadership roles include chair of the boards of the Royal Children’s Hospital, the Mental Illness Fellowship of Australia, and the Victorian Health Innovation and Reform Council.
Professor Nicholas Lintzeris (MBBS, FAChAM, PhD)
Professor Nicholas Lintzeris is a specialist in addiction medicine and clinical researcher with almost 30 years of experience working in the alcohol and other drugs sector in Melbourne, London and Sydney. His research interest areas have included evaluation of new treatment interventions and medications, and translational research approaches. He is Director of Drug and Alcohol Services, South East Sydney Local Health District, and Professor in Addiction Medicine, University of Sydney.
Lucinda Nolan APM
Lucinda was a distinguished and decorated career police officer until 2015, rising to Deputy Commissioner with Victoria Police. She was the Deputy Commissioner of Regional Operations, responsible for the four Regions, State Emergencies & Security Command, Transit & Public Safety Command and the new Family Violence Command. In this role, Lucinda’s focus was on reforming and continually improving the effectiveness of police service delivery.
Scott Wilson is Director of ADAC, the Aboriginal Drug and Alcohol Council (South Australia). His other leadership roles include being Deputy Chair of both the National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Committee and the Alcohol Education Rehabilitation Foundation. Scott’s personal and professional experience in substance misuse has made him a valued member of nearly every major governmental and non-governmental committee in Australia for more than 20 years.