Richard Scherer (President)

Richard has been a media professional for most of his working life, beginning as a newspaper journalist before moving into public affairs and editorial work for a variety of government agencies. He moved into new media in the 1990s,  leading teams responsible for the development of major websites. Since leaving the public service, Richard has…

Maarten Vlot (Vice president)

Maarten is a lawyer, specialising in civil litigation operating his own firm Vlot – Law, Litigation & Advice. He has a Masters Degree in International Law and postgraduate qualifications in Food Studies. He has lectured in business law at Charles Sturt University. He has had extensive experience as an executive and on the boards of…

Owen Gardner (Secretary)

Owen is a senior officer of many years service in the Royal Australian Air Force. His role is in financial and personnel management. He completed the Introduction to Broadcasting course in 2017, and is a Rotarian with Rotary Club of Canberra East.

Bryan Cummins

Bryan has been a presenter with ArtSound for more than three years and a member/listener for a long time. He joined the Board in May 2017, Bryan had two stints in the Public Service each in excess of 20 years, primarily in the procurement area, where he was mainly involved in the legal and governance…

Jan Muir

A research economist with a particular interest in policy and program evaluation, Jan has worked as a project leader at the United Nations in New York as well as for the Australian Research Council, the Department of Communications, Information Technology and the Arts, the ACCC and other government agencies. Jan has lectured at the ANU,…

Stuart Warner

Stuart Warner has had extensive experience in senior and executive management positions in local government authorities in NSW over a period of 35 years. His roles included financial management, governance, risk management and supervision of Departmental managers. Stuart also represented local government on various boards and committees, including a State wide insurance brokerage and cross-government…

Emeritus Professor Deane Terrell AO

Emeritus Professor Deane Terrell is a Visiting Fellow at College of Business and Economics at The Australian National University (ANU). In recent years Deanne has been Chair of the AARNet Board of Management, Chair of the Canberra Symphony Orchestra Board, Chair of the Sir Roland Wilson Foundation, Chair and Principal Director of the Canberra School of…