AEGN Board

Jill Reichstein - Photo Conference

Jill Reichstein (Chair), Reichstein Foundation 

Jill has been on the Board of the Reichstein Foundation since the early 70s; first as a trustee and then as Chair. Jill was involved in the earlier version of Philanthropy Australia, the Association of Philanthropic Trusts, holding the role of chair for two years. Read more >

 

 

Sue Mathews (Deputy Chair and Public Officer), Mullum Trust 

Sue Mathews became a trustee of the Mullum Trust in 1996. Sue Mathews has had an active and varied career as a radio, television and film producer, and as an author and journalist.  Read more >

 

 

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Anne Grindrod (Treasurer) 

Anne has been involved in many aspects of environmental philanthropy for over twenty years. For more that fifteen years she was a trustee of the John T Reid Charitable Trusts. Her keen interest in nature conservation, in particular habitat restoration, has inspired her involvement as a volunteer, donor, activist and board member for a range of organisations.  Read more >

 

 

Dr John McKinnon, McKinnon Family Foundation 

John joined the AEGN board in 2013.  As well as running his family foundation, John sits on a number of other non-profit and social enterprise boards utilising his experience in both the finance and international development fields. Read more >

 

 

 

David Rickards - Photo Conference

David Rickards, Carrawa Foundation

David Rickards is a Trustee of the Carrawa Foundation, which funds environment, Indigenous, education and science initiatives.David was formerly the Head of Research and an Executive Director at Macquarie Bank. He co-founded Social Enterprise Finance Australia (SEFA) five years ago. Read more>

 

 

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Keith Ince, The Keith & Jeanette Ince Fund

Keith and his wife, Jeannette, have a sub-fund with the Australian Communities Foundation that supports a range of issues including environment, threatened species and assisting Indigenous communities. Keith has previously served on the board of the Australian Wildlife Conservancy. Read more>

 

 

Catherine Brown, Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation

Catherine leads the largest and oldest community foundation in Australia. The Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation tackles the tough issues facing Melbourne. Catherine is a lawyer with a commitment to community philanthropy. Read more>

 

 

 

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Jon Myer, The Myer Foundation

Jon is deeply committed to strategic philanthropy and environmental sustainability, previously serving on the Board of ClimateWorks Australia. He has been a member of The Myer Foundation for more than 15 years and currently serves as Convenor of the Myer Innovation Fellowship program. Read more>