Alexandra Gunning (Chair)
Director, Operations Support Division, National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA)
Alexandra has extensive experience across the disability services sector having commenced her career working with people who have a disability in early 1981. Her experience includes several specific roles ranging from a direct care practitioner, learning and development, behaviour intervention support specialist, forensic services, and project management (including capital and service redevelopment roles).
Alexandra also has senior leadership experience across a variety of roles whilst working in the Victorian State Government, Transport Accident Commission, not-for-profit Disability Services sector and the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA).
Alexandra was instrumental in establishing one of the NDIA’s first trial sites in Victoria (2013) and has since managed a number of program areas within the NDIA’s participant experience, policy development, market and sector development and communications and engagement divisions.
Alexandra is also a board member of the Victorian Disability Worker Registration Board, and Samaritan House Geelong (a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to supporting men experiencing homelessness).
Jacqui McKim has extensive experience in the community services sector, having spent close to a decade working in client engagement and diversity and inclusion in not-for-profit organisations. Jacqui has a lived experience of cerebral palsy, and strongly believes in the value of people with disability sharing their lived experience to inform and influence the systems and services they engage with.
Jacqui is currently the Diversity and Inclusion Advisor at genU, and a non-Executive Director of the Kids Plus Foundation.
Ms Miia Tolvanen
Ms Bridge Charter
Ms Julia Manning
Mr Jeremy Finkelstein
Ms Roanna Antonie