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Board

Nicholas Moore (Chair)

Nicholas Moore

Nicholas Moore was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Macquarie Group in May 2008. Macquarie is a diversified financial group providing clients with asset management, banking, leasing, advisory and risk and capital solutions across debt, equity and commodities. Headquartered and listed in Australia, it operates in 25 countries and has more than $A497 billion in assets under management. Nicholas joined Macquarie in 1986. Nicholas has a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Laws from UNSW and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants. He is also Chairman of the Sydney Opera House Trust and the University of NSW Business School Advisory Council, and a Director of the Centre for Independent Studies.

Mr Moore’s second term expires 24 March 2021.

Megan Brownlow (Deputy chair)

Megan Brownlow is a media and entertainment industry specialist at PwC where she performs strategy, due diligence, forecasting, and market analysis work for clients. She has over 20 years’ experience in media and marketing ranging from producing television and radio programs to designing cross-media strategies – both content and advertising – for online and traditional media properties. 

Megan is the editor of PwC’s annual market-leading publication: The Australian Entertainment & Media Outlook which provides forecasts and commentary on twelve media segments covering advertising and consumer spending. 

Megan is a board member of the Media Federation of Australia, an Advisory Committee member for the Bureau of Communications Research and the Research Strategy Panel for the Australia Council. She holds an Executive MBA from the AGSM; a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) from the ANU and is a graduate of the INSEAD leadership program. 

Ms Brownlow's first term expires 13 March 2020.

Michael Hawkins

Michael Hawkins is a management consultant practicing in the fields of negotiation and facilitation. He is the Chairman of the Asia Pacific Screen Awards and is also Executive Director of the National Association of Cinema Operators – Australasia and the Australian International Movie Convention. Michael is also a Director of Creative Content Australia Ltd and a member of Advisory Boards including HLB Mann Judd Chessboard and two prominent
Australian’s Family Offices. Michael is a Member (part time) of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal. He serves on the Foundation of the Queensland State Library. He was formerly CEO of Australian Multiplex Cinemas Ltd and Deputy Chair of Screen Queensland. He is a lawyer by training and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Mr Hawkins' first term expires 23 August 2019.

Claudia Karvan

Claudia Karvan is an acclaimed actor, producer and director. Her acting feature film credits include Daybreakers, Gillian Armstrong's High Tide, Phillip Noyce's Echoes of Paradise, The Heartbreak Kid, Paperback Hero and The Long Weekend. Claudia has starred in many Australian television series and mini-series including the Jack Irish series, Puberty Blues, The Secret Life of Us, The Time of Our Lives, My Brother Jack, Small Claims, the award-winning
drama series Love My Way, for which she was creator and producer, and Spirited on which she was a producer. As well as co-producing in Spirited, Love My Way and House of Hancock, Claudia also made her directorial debut on The Secret Life of Us.  Claudia has won several AACTA, Astra, Logie and AFI Awards.

Claudia is currently starring in a new eight-part drama series Newton’s Law and co-producing the TV drama Doctor Doctor.

Ms Karvan's second term expires 23 August 2019.

RIchard King

Based in Victoria, Richard King is a corporate communications and public policy professional. As Managing Partner of GRACosway Melbourne, a public affairs and financial and corporate communications consulting firm, Richard brings over 20 years of experience in government, media and markets. Richard’s strong understanding of corporate governance and the political environment is drawn from his in-house experience at NAB, advisory roles for Australian and international blue-chip companies, industry groups, not-for-profit organisations and government agencies. Richard has also held a number of senior advisory roles to government in the Treasury portfolios, and has specific expertise in communications, tax policy, fiscal policy and federal–state relations.

Mr King's first term expires 23 August 2019.

Jenny Taing

Jenny Taing is Head of Product Implementation at Vanguard Investments Australia, a board director of the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and the Western Bulldogs Football Club Community Foundation. She is a former board director of The Royal Victorian Eye & Ear Hospital and a former Commissioner of the Victorian Multicultural Commission.

In 2016, Jenny attended Harvard Business School as the Hugh DT Williamson Scholar. She is the winner of Government Lawyer of the Year 2017, In-House Lawyer of the Year Finalist 2016 and 2017 and the winner of the University of Melbourne Faculty of Arts Rising Star Alumni Award 2014. She appeared in CPA Australia's INTHEBLACK Magazine Top 40 Young Business Leaders List for 2013.

Ms Taing's first term expires 13 March 2020.

Joanna Werner

Joanna Werner is a three time Emmy-nominated, AFI | AACTA and Logie Award-winning producer. In 2008, Joanna established Werner Film Productions to develop live action drama for television and feature film.

Joanna is the Executive Producer and Producer of the ABC telemovie, Riot which shines a spotlight on Australia’s 1970s Gay Rights Movement. Distributed internationally by NBCUniversal, Riot first aired on the ABC in February 2018. Joanna is the Executive Producer, Producer and Co-Creator of acclaimed teen drama series Dance Academy. The series, which screens in over 160 countries, won many awards in Australia and overseas, including two nominations at the International Emmy Awards. In 2016Joanna was the Executive Producer and Producer of Dance Academy - The Movie which was released in cinemas in Australia, Europe, the US and Canada.

In 2015 Joanna produced Secret City, a political thriller for Foxtel and Matchbox Pictures in Association with Werner Film Productions. The same year, Joanna was the Executive Producer, Producer and Co-Creator of the teen series Ready For This, which was nominated for an International Emmy. Other producing credits include H2O: Just Add WaterThe Elephant Princess and The Heartbreak Tour.

Joanna currently serves on the Board of Screen Australia and is the Chair of the Gender Matters Taskforce.

Ms Werner's first term expires 13 March 2020.