Board of Directors

 Australian-American Fulbright Board Members 2016

The Australian-American Fulbright Commission is governed by a Board of Directors appointed annually by the Minister of Education and Training under the delegated authority of the Australian Prime Minister, and five Americans, appointed by the U.S. Ambassador to Australia. The Prime Minister and the Ambassador serve as joint Honorary Co-Chairs of the Commission, while the Board of Directors elects a Chairperson each year from its members.

Honorary Co-Chairs

The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP
Prime Minister of Australia

Mr Jim Caruso
Chargé d’Affairs, U.S. Embassy Canberra

Board of Directors—Australian Members

Mr Peter de Cure (Chair)
Chairman, Campion Education (Aust) Pty Ltd.
Chairman, Gifford Hill Pty Ltd
Non Executive Director, Variety the Children’s Charity SA Inc. Trustee,
State Theatre Company of SA Foundation

Ms Lucienne Manton
Assistant Secretary, U.S. Branch,
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Professor Barney Glover
Vice-Chancellor and President, University of Western Sydney
Chairman, Universities Australia

Board of Directors—American Members

Ms Laura Anderson
Chairman, SVI Global

Ms Frankie Reed
U.S. Consul General, U.S. Consulate, Melbourne

Ms Tina Malone (Treasurer)
U.S. Counsellor of Public Affairs, U.S. Embassy, Canberra

Dr Varuni Kulasekera
Entomological and Nutritional Consultant Tasmania