Our Board

ACWA is governed by a Board made up of representatives of NSW child, youth and family service agencies and peak organisations. Board Members are elected by members at ACWA's Annual General Meeting and serve for three years.

The Board is responsible for guiding and monitoring ACWA's strategic direction and financial affairs on behalf of members and meets every six weeks.

The ACWA Board uses a range a resources to fulfil its governance responsibilities, as outlined in the ACWA Constitution.

Nigel Lindsay Chair

Kathy Karatasas Deputy Chair

Heidi Wilson Treasurer

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Heidi Bradshaw Director

Deirdre Cheers Director

Lisa Griffiths Director

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John Leha Director

Robyn Miller Director

Grainne O'Loughlin Director

Jody Pearce Director

Mark Valerio Director

Simon Walsh Director