Leadership

Our leadership team are the guardians of our vision, mission and values at Good2Give.

Our Leaders

Good2Give is governed by a board of volunteer directors, chaired by Cynthia Nadai. Our board brings together strategic wisdom from the technology, management consultancy, not-for-profit, philanthropy and finance sectors.

Lisa Grinham is the Chief Executive Officer at Good2Give. She commenced in her role as CEO in 2012 and has digitally transformed Good2Give in that time. Lisa leads the organisation in collaboration with her executive leadership team who direct operations on finance and administration, client and charity relations, product and technology, and marketing communications.

 

Board of Directors

Cynthia M. Nadai

BSc, MBA, Chair

Cynthia has an extensive background in management consultancy in the USA. In Australia, she has dedicated her skills to the not-for-profit sector at The Ethics Centre as Director of Operations and as a Consultant, as a participant in Restorative Forums (NSW Attorney General and Justice), and as a member of the Fundraising Institute of Australia’s Ethics Committee.

Stephen Garrett

BA, Board Director

Stephen is the principal of Good Reason, a management and IT consultancy to charities. He has worked in the travel, IT, and non-profit sectors as a manager, software developer, and business owner. In 1991, after five years with Qantas Holidays, he co-founded and managed Tourism Technology which developed Calypso. In 2007 Stephen founded Good Reason. He is also a Director of The Garrett-Riggleman Trust.

Michael Graf

MBA, BSc, Board Director

Michael Graf brings the world of ICT, finance and investment, and philanthropy together. His career includes 24 years of senior executive experience with IBM and he is an advisor and board director for a number of start-up enterprises and not-for-profits. Michael is on the Board of the Technion Society of Australia, the Sir Moses Montefiore Jewish Home, Point Duty Local Government Solutions and mPort.

Louise Hendry

BA (Hons), Board Director

Louise is the Director of Commercial Services at Brambles, a supply chain logistics company operating in more than 60 countries. Prior to joining Brambles, Louise was an Audit Partner at KPMG. She is a Senior Financial Executive with over 20 years’ experience providing risk based assurance and accounting services, to listed and private companies in a diverse range of sectors, including media, software, and professional services. Louise was previously a Non-executive director of the Dry July Foundation.

Sue Murray

B Ed, MS(Ed), Board Director

Sue has more than 25 years of experience in the community sector with roles in education, media, communications and fundraising. She led the National Breast Cancer Foundation for 10 years and raised more than $100 million for breast cancer research. She then created the George Foundation for Global Health. Sue is the Research Fund Director at Suicide Prevention Australia, former CEO of Suicide Prevention Australia, the former Chair of Macquarie Community College, a graduate of the AICD and a member of both the Advisory Council for the Centre for Social Impact and Chief Executive Women.

Daintree Peters

B.Sc., Board Director

Daintree is a technology product leader within PwC Australia’s Innovation & Ventures group, with two decades of experience in technology and business transformation, consulting, and product delivery. With experience in multiple international markets, within both enterprise and entrepreneurial businesses, Daintree is currently active in bringing technology-based products to market, and is involved in all aspects from concept to development, sales and marketing, and on to operationalisation. Daintree is also active in mentoring programs for secondary and tertiary students, as well as mentoring individuals and emerging businesses.

Andrew Stals

BEc, LLB, LLM, Board Director

Andrew has over 25 years of experience in corporate advisory and tax including international tax, M&A and corporate tax, cross-border investment and corporate structures, financial markets, infrastructure and project financing, real estate, funds management and financial products. Andrew founded Minerva Capital Partners in 2015 to provide corporate advisory, structuring and risk management solutions to clients.

Andrew was previously a partner at law firms Allen & Overy (2010-2014), Clayton Utz (2005-2010) and Blake Dawson Waldron (1999-2005). Andrew is also a director of local hedge fund manager Spartan Asset Management and a director of law firm Saville Partners.

Executive Team

Lisa Grinham

BBus, Chief Executive Officer

Lisa brings 30 years’ experience of working in the corporate and not-for-profit sectors to Good2Give. Lisa was appointed CEO of Good2Give in 2012 and has digitally transformed the organisation to provide integrated technology, financial and advisory solutions supporting corporate community investment programs. Lisa is on the Board of Daystar Foundation and the International Women’s Forum Australia.

Kerry Brooker

BA Hons, Head of Client and Charity Relations

Kerry is experienced leader who aims to achieve great results for clients. Prior to leading the client and charity team at Good2Give, Kerry was head of sales for a leading digital services agency across APAC and she has held senior business development roles in London. Kerry volunteered in Uganda with The Hunger Project.

Richard New

BEc, FCA, FCIS, JP, Chief Financial Officer

Richard is Good2Give’s CFO and Company Secretary, responsible for the finance, legal, risk management of the organisation. He is a Chartered Accountant with over 35 years of experience and enjoys working to the common goal of improving fundraising for charities.

Jared Ortlipp

BAppSc (CompSc), Head of Product and Technology

Jared enjoys the challenge of bringing IT innovation projects to life and is dedicated to realising the vision of Good2Give and workplace giving being the primary source of funding for the charity sector in Australia and New Zealand.

Elena Mace

BBusCom, Head of Marketing Communications

Elena has over 10 years of experience in the financial services, recruitment and education sectors. She brings her strategic knowledge of product, retention, digital and content marketing to continuously advancing the donor experience with Good2Give.

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