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

Mr James Stewart Head of ReachTEL at Equifax

Mr Anthony White Chief Executive Officer - Terry White Chemmart

Mrs Lara Lowndes Managing Director - Lowndes Holding Pty Ltd

Ms Kim Wainwright Managing Director - Xplore Resources

Mr Christopher Morton Managing Director, Unity Pacific Funds Management Limited - Board Nominee

Ms Margo MacGillivray Senior Management Role, Auscript/For The Record Group - Board Nominee


Finance, Audit & Risk Committee (FAR)

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

Chair: Paul McMahon - Company Director

Members: Toby Innes, Head of Retail and Commercial - Brisbane Airport Corporation, Bernard Curran - Partner BDO, 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, Agatha McAndrew and Christine Mahoney