Australian Communities Foundation (ACF) is governed on a voluntary basis by a Board with a broad range of skills and community experience. Board members include lawyers, accountants, philanthropists, finance experts, community workers, CEOs and company directors. The Board leads ACF by setting the broad strategy and areas of activity. More than half the Board members and their families or companies are donors with ACF.

David Murray
David Murray Chair - Appointed 2009
Director, Department of Justice
BA, DipCrim, MA
Michael Gilmore
Michael GilmoreAppointed 2016
Manager Strategy & Development, Telstra Super Financial Planning
BEcon, GradDip Financial Planning, CFP (FPA)
Gayle Hardie
Gayle Hardie Appointed 2013
Co-Founder and Director, Global Leadership Foundation
Dip MKTC; B.SC MA, AFAIM, MAICD
Sarah Hosking
Sarah HoskingAppointed 2014
CEO, National Breast Cancer Foundation
Phd, FAICD
David Imber
David Imber Appointed 2013
Director Public Affairs, Department of Education and Training (Victoria)
BA, LLB
George Krithis
George Krithis Appointed 2012
Principal, DFS Advisory
Member, Hanover Welfare Services Finance Committee
BBus, CFP (FPA), CPA (FPS – ASCPA)
Pamela McLure
Pamela McLure Appointed 2012
BA, DipSoc, MA
Steve Rothfield
Steve Rothfield Appointed 2012
Director, Dungala Kaiela Foundation & Australian Women Donors Network
BCom, MBA, CPA
Cath Smith
Cath SmithAppointed 2014
Director of Social Performance, Future Eye Pty. Ltd.
BSc (special hons), Masters Strategic Foresight

Sam Smith
Sam SmithAppointed 2014
Director, Pinnacle,
DBA, MA (Coms/Media), BBus (Mktg)

Emma Woolley
Emma WoolleyAppointed 2012
Partner, Hall & Wilcox
Member, Law Institute of Australia, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), Inner Temple (Inns of Court) London
LLB (Hons)