Mrs. Joy Chambers-Grundy
Mrs. Joy Chambers-Grundy has had a distinguished career in Television, Literature and the Arts as an author, actor and poet. For 15 years she was a Director of Grundy Worldwide, the largest Independent Television Company in the world and she now holds the position of Chairman of RG Capital Holdings Ltd.
Major General the Honourable Michael Jeffery AC, AO(Mil), CVO, MC(Retd)
Major General the Honourable Michael Jeffery AC, AO(Mil), CVO, MC(Retd) is a former Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, and a former Governor of Western Australia. He served operationally in the army in Malaya, Borneo, Papua New Guinea and Vietnam and commanded the Army’s 15,000 man 1st Division. He also served in various senior staff appointments in operations, logistics and equipment procurement.
Mr. Thomas Keneally AO
Mr. Thomas Keneally AO is President of the Australian Society of Authors and member of the Literary Arts Board. He was founding Chairman of the Australian Republican Movement and distinguished Professor at the Department of English at the University of California.
Lady Potter AC
Lady Potter AC is the Life Governor of the Ian Potter Foundation, Chairman Melba Foundation, Patron-in-Chief Melbourne Opera Company, Director Covent Garden Awards, Director of Ian Potter Museum of Art at University of Melbourne.
Mr. Malcolm Hazell CVO AM FAICD
Mr. Malcolm Hazell CVO AM FAICD is a former Official Secretary totwo Governors-General, a senior adviser on the personal staffs of two former PMs, and a senior public servant with special expertise in Australia’s machinery of government arrangements.He is also a Director of several non-for-profit companies and a member of the ACT Selection Committee of the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust.
Josephine Kelly, BA, LLB, M Tax
Josephine Kelly, BA, LLB, M Tax is a barrister at the New South Wales Bar, an accredited arbitrator and mediator, and part-time member of the Migration Review Tribunal and the Refugee Review Tribunal. She is a former Senior Member of the Commonwealth Administrative Appeals Tribunal and a former Trustee of Alcoholics Anonymous.
The Hon Peter Lindsay
The Hon Peter Lindsay was re-elected for his fifth term as the Federal Member for Herbert in November 2007. During his distinguished parliamentary career Peter served as Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Defence in the last year of the Howard Government.
Peter takes a particular interest in defence and emerging communication and information technologies. Peter is a keen ham-radio operator and admits to having had little time to indulge his passion while an MP. When only 19, he scrounged around and built his own television set using military radar electronics. A year later he was one of a group of four to be the first Australians to bounce radio signals off the moon.