Our Ambassadors

Our community of Ambassadors are inspiring leaders who participate in the event and go above and beyond to support the campaign. We are delighted to have an even bigger team for 2024.

Our Sydney Ambassadors

Albina Naum

Customer Director, Lion

John Lehmann

Managing Director, News Corp

Monika Tu 

CEO, Black Diamondz Property Concierge 

Rod Everitt 

Managing Director, Deutsche Bank 

Robert Kelly 

Managing Director & CEO, Steadfast Group

Mark Elias 

COO, Urban Property Group

Miles Wilson

CEO, O'Brien Glass

James Patterson

CEO, Knight Frank Australia

Paul Anderson

CEO, Healius

Katrin Stoecker

Product Owner Commercial Markets, Zurich Insurance

Clovis Young

Founder, Mad Mex

Lauren & Geoff Lewis

Managing Directors, BOWERBIRD Interiors

David Fitzharris

Group General Manager Sales & Export, Brickworks

Luke Hepworth

CEO, Hepworth Industrial Wear

Brian O’Sullivan

Director, Former CEO, Adviser 

Kate Lainson

Owner, Cronulla Pools

Sarah Lyons

CEO, Gallaghers

Malcolm Parmenter

Managing Director, Partnered Health

Danny Celoni

CEO, Carlton & United Breweries

James Neale

CEO, Activation Union

Chris Baddock

Chris Baddock

Former CEO, ALM

Sandra Duarte

Founder Sandra Duarte Consulting

Kelly Slater

Former Customer Success Chief of Staff - ANZ, Microsoft 

Katie Finney

Director, Channel 7

Jake Burgess 

Co-Founder & Managing Director, Sydney Zoo Pty Ltd

Matt Galanos 

CEO, Australian Turf Club

James Metcalfe 

Managing Director, JRM Hospitality

Jason Piggot 

General Manager - Marketing & Franchisees, Freedom Australia

Tara Veldman

Managing Director & Principal, Billard Leece Partnership

Mal Carseldine 

CEO, Lactalis Australia

Andrew Pellow

Managing Partner, Deloitte

Our Melbourne Ambassadors

Janet Matton

Non Executive Director / Chairperson, Various Companies

Joseph Chou

CEO, Ironfish

Grant Hackett

CEO, Generation Life/Generation Development Group

Matt Hurford

CEO, Netapp

Stephen Grove

Executive Chairman, Grove Group 

Chris Dutton

Founder, The CEO Magazine

Kristie Coade

CEO, AMC Commercial Cleaning

Rod Prosser

Chief Sales Officer, Paramount ANZ

Tara Veldman

Managing Director & Principal, Billard Leece Partnership

Steve Traplin

General Manager, Catch.com

Jason Quirk

Director,The Access Group

Luke Hampshire 

CEO, Airly

Michael Giansiracusa 

CEO, Whitbread Insurance Group

Brent Jewell

Group Dealer Development Manager, Maserati

Ephram Stephenson 

Founder & CEO, Collar Group

Josie Sykes 

General Manager Brickworks VIC/TAS