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Our Board

DIANA D’AMBRA

CWH CHAIR
Appointed Director: December 2018, Appointed Chair: July 2020

Qualifications: Bachelor of Commerce (Merit); Masters of Commerce, Australian Institute of Company Directors, Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Fellow of Chartered Accountants Aust & New Zealand.

Expertise: Over 12 years’ experience on NFP boards with a strong focus on stakeholder engagement, governance; strategy; investment, finance, risk and audit; business transformation . Experienced Company Director.

Background: Non- Executive Director with roles at the Australian Property Institute (API), Australian Design centre (ADC); Australian Shareholders Association (ASA), Sydney Community Foundation (SCF); BE Kind Sydney Ltd; breakthru Ltd ;NSW Independent Comm Ag Corruption (ICAC); Aust Act Std Board (AASB).

TIM AMBLER

CWH DIRECTOR
Appointed: December 2015, Re-appointed December 2018

Qualifications: Bachelor of Economics (Syd), Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD).

Expertise: 30 years’ experience in the development, funds management and construction arenas.

Background: Executive Director, Archerfield Capital Partners; former Chief Operating Officer for Real Estate Development, Valad Property Group; former GM southern region, Walter Construction Group.

CLIFF HAYNES

CWH DIRECTOR
Appointed: February 2017

Qualifications: Bachelor of Commerce (Merit); Fellow & Life Member Local Government Professionals Australia (FLGPA); Fellow, Australian Society of Certified Practicing Accountants (FCPA); Member, Institute of Public Administration, Australia.

Expertise: Executive roles in State and Local Governments. Experienced Company Director.

Background: Non-executive Director. Former roles at the Australian Foundation for Disability, Department of Family and Community Services, Department of Human Services, Housing NSW.

MARCIA DOHENY

CWH DIRECTOR
Appointed: April 2017

Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts (USyd), Bachelor of Laws (USyd), Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD).

Expertise: Executive roles in State and Local Governments. Planning Lawyer.

Background: Comprehensive understanding of projects, planning and environment. Special Counsel for Allens, and previously General Counsel, City of Sydney Council, Legal Director with NSW Department of Planning and Environment, General Counsel with NSW Department of Commerce.

Other directorships: SEDA College.

Maree Walk

CWH DIRECTOR
Appointed: December 2018

Qualifications: Bachelor fo Social Work, Grad Certificate in Screenwriting, Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Expertise: Extensive experience working and communicating with diverse groups and individuals; Experienced executive, CEO and Deputy Secretary in NGO and Government in human services.

Background: Comprehensive experience in child protection, homelessness, addictions and mental health support including as CE of Community Services, NSW and Dep Sec, Family and Community Services. Consultant to CEOs and Executives as coach and mentor; strategic planner and thinker; Innovative program and systems developer for services for vulnerable families and communities.

REBECCA RICHARDSON

CWH DIRECTOR
Appointed: April 2017

Qualifications: Bachelor of Town Planning (UNSW); Diploma of Law (LPAB), Graduate Certificate in Tourism Management (UTS); Financial Analysis Certificate (UTS); Shared Value Certificate (Harvard Business School); Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD), Associate Member Law Society of NSW.

Expertise: Urban planning, housing/property, law, management & financial analysis; Experienced Company Director.

Background: Managing Director of planning & strategy firm, Urbanista Australia, with experience in urban renewal, complex projects, financial modelling, affordable housing and corporate governance.

Other directorships: Beyond Bank Australia, Urbanista Business Solutions Pty Ltd and Halstead Press Pty Ltd.

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