ACFID Council delegates the management and conduct of the financial and general affairs of ACFID, other than matters reserved for Council in its Constitution, to its Board which is elected by ACFID members. The 12 member ACFID Board comprises a President, a Vice President (Finance), two Vice Presidents and eight ordinary members. Board members serve two-year terms and are eligible for reappointment, except for the President who may only serve a maximum of two, two-year terms.

The roles and responsibilities of the ACFID Board are described in Section 7.7 of the ACFID Constitution and in the ACFID Governance Charter.

Office Bearers

President: Susan Pascoe AM

Vice President (Finance): Jane Edge - CEO, CBM Australia

Vice President: Matthew Maury – National Director, TEAR Australia

Vice President: Vacant


Christian Nielsen – Executive Director, Live & Learn

Susanne Legena - CEO, Plan Australia International

Dermot O'Gorman - CEO, WWF

Rosie Wheen - Chief Executive, WaterAid

Paul Bird - CEO, AVI

Shani Cain - CEO, The Oaktree Foundation

Shane Nichols - CEO, Good Return

Lyn Morgain - Chief Executive, Oxfam