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

Chris Butler


Chris Butler

  • Treasurer
  • Director of the Menzies Foundation since 2017
  • Consultant to EY and Mutual Trust Pty Ltd
  • Previously:
  • - Managing Partner, Ernst&Young (EY), Ho Chi Minh City
  • - Tax Partner (Strategic Growth Markets), EY, Melbourne
  • - Managing Partner Tax (Melbourne), Arthur Andersen
  • Member, Chartered Accountants Australia New Zealand and Institute of Executive Coaching and Leadership

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



head shot Harvey Kalman


Harvey Kalman, BEc, Grad Dip App Fin & Inv, Grad Dip Acc, CFTP (Snr), FAIBF, ACPA

  • Director of the Menzies Foundation since 2017
  • Chair of the Investment & Finance Committee
  • Executive General Manager, Corporate Trustee Services with Equity Trustees
  • Previously:
    - KPMG, consultant to the Funds Management industry and ANZ Banking Group
    - Senior Adviser and Head of Strategy in the ANZ Funds Management area
    - Manager – Special Projects, Group Risk Management and executive liaison officer for the ANZ Board Risk Management Committee and the ANZ Credit Approvals Committee
    - Deputy Director – Research and Policy at the Australian Society of Corporate Treasurers
    - Senior Policy Adviser – Environment and Heritage for the Federal Opposition
    - Treasury and Risk Management at Ford Credit

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.
 Headshot Sheree Hurn  

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