Simon Maddocks Board 2015


Professor Simon Maddocks, BAgSci (Hons), PhD, FAIAST, FAICD

  • Chairman
  • Director of the Menzies Foundation since 1993
  • Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Scholar 1987
  • President and Vice-Chancellor, Charles Darwin University
  • Director, Governing Board, Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin (Chair from 2004-2014)
  • Previously:
    - Department of Primary Industries & Regions, South Australian Research & Development Institute
    - Affiliate Professor, University of Adelaide
  • Member: Society for Reproductive Biology; Australian Society of Immunology; Society for the Study of Reproduction (USA); Australian Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology (Fellow); Australian Institute of Company Directors (Fellow)

Dr John Stocker AO


Dr John Stocker AO, BMedSc (Melb), MBBS (Melb), PhD, FTS, FRACP

  • Deputy Chairman
  • Director of the Menzies Foundation since 2015
  • Centenary Medal, 2001
  • Environment Protection Authority of Victoria, Board member
  • Previously:
    - Chief Scientist, Australia, 1996 - 1999
    - Member of the Prime Minister’s Science, Engineering and Innovation Council
    - Member of the Australian Research Council
    - Chairman, CSIRO Board, 2007 – 2010
    - Director, The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute for Medical Research, 2000 – 2006
    - Director of a number of Australian and overseas companies

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Charles Kiefel, OAM, B Com, FCA, FAICD, F Fin

  • Treasurer
  • Director of the Menzies Foundation since 2017
  • Chairman of the Investment & Finance Committee.
  • Executive Chairman, The Principals Funds Management Pty. Ltd.
  • Honorary strategic advisor as ‘Distinguished Fellow’ - Global Federation of Competitiveness Councils.
  • Previously:
    - Chairman of the Finance and Investment Committee of the Menzies Foundation, 2004-2014
    - Non-Executive Director of the Menzies Foundation, 1986-2014
    - Member of the National Appeal Committee for the Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Trust from 1978
    - Managing Director Corporate Finance at ANZ Investment Bank
    - Chairman of the Military Superannuation and Benefits Board of Trustees
  • Awarded the Order of Australia Medal (OAM) for “service to the Superannuation and funds management industries and as a supporter of charitable and educational institutions”.

Diana Menzies Board 2015


Diana Menzies, BA (Melb), Grad Dip (Couns Psych), MAPS

  • Director of the Menzies Foundation since 2008
  • Grand-daughter of Sir Robert Menzies
  • Reg Psychologist (Psychology Board of Australia)
  • Member of the Australian Psychological Society

Sandra Mackenzie Board 2015


Sandra Mackenzie, OAM, BA, BLitt (Hons)

  • Director of the Menzies Foundation since 2013
  • Former General Manager of the Menzies Foundation

Peter Jopling Board 2015


Peter Jopling, AM, QC, LLB (Melb)

  • Director of the Menzies Foundation since 2014
  • Barrister
  • Governor Florey Neuroscience Institute
  • Director of the Victorian Legal Services Board
  • Member of the Victorian College of the Arts Foundation
  • Member of the Advisory Board of the Centre for Ethical Leadership, University of Melbourne
  • Chair of the Ian Potter Museum of Art

Terry Moran Board 2015 


Terry Moran, AC, BA (Hons)

  • Director of the Menzies Foundation since 2014
  • Previously:
     - Secretary of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet
     - Secretary of the Department of Premier and Cabinet (Victoria)
  • Chairman of the Melbourne Theatre Company
  • Chairman of the Barangaroo Delivery Authority Board
  • Senior Adviser to the Boston Consulting Group
  • Director, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute
  • Governor, Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA)
  • Appointed a Companion of the Order of Australia (AC) in 2012 for eminent service to the community through public sector leadership

Dr Adrian McCullum Board 2015


Dr Adrian McCallum, BSc (Hons) NSW, BE(Hons) W.Aust., GradDip (Meteorology) BoM, PhD Cantab

  • Director of the Menzies Foundation since 2015
  • President, Menzies Memorial Scholars Association
  • Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Scholar 2007
  • Lecturer Geotechnical Engineering and Discipline Leader Science, University of the Sunshine Coast
  • Awarded the 2002 Centenary Medal for his contribution to the 2001 Army Centenary Mt Everest Expedition
  • Previously:
    - Twenty years service across the Australian Defence Forces
    - Consulting engineer to the British Antarctic Survey and Australian Antarctic Division.
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Dr Sheree Hurn, PhD (UQ), BHSc (Pod) (Hons 1) (QUT), GradCertAcaPrac (QUT)

  • Director of the Menzies Foundation since 2017
  • Secretary, Menzies Memorial Scholars Association since 2017
  • Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Scholar 2010
  • Lecturer and Course Coordinator, Bachelor of Podiatry, Queensland University of Technology
  • Registered Podiatrist with the Podiatry Board of Australia
  • Member of the Australian Podiatry Association (Qld) (Board position held 2015-2016)
  • Editorial Board member for Arthritis Care and Research