Good2Give is governed by a board of volunteer directors, chaired by Michael Graf. Our board brings together strategic wisdom from the technology, management consultancy, not-for-profit, philanthropy and finance sectors.
Board of Directors
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, and is the Chair of the ShareGift Australia board.
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. Cynthia is also a ShareGift Australia 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 has more than 25 years of experience in the community sector with roles in education, media, communications, fundraising and organisational development. 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 after which she went on to lead Suicide Prevention Australia. During her time at SPA she advocated for, and secured, Australia’s first dedicated fund for suicide prevention research. She is 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. Sue is also a ShareGift Australia board director.
Daintree is Chief Executive Officer at Accelerate Compliance, 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.
Frances is the Head of Intellectual Property at Norton Rose Fulbright. She has been an intellectual property lawyer for over 30 years, having practised in UK, Hong Kong and Australia. She is an accredited mediator and Notary. Frances has been in leadership roles at her current and previous role for over 15 years.
Frances is also an experienced board director. She was previously Chair of Gowrie NSW. Frances has supported the Not for Profit sector as a Pro Bono lawyer for years representing, ACON, Suicide Prevention Australia, Garvan Institute and many others.
Hayden is the Commercial Director at VivCourt Trading. VivCourt is a proprietary market making and systematic trading firm, running multi-asset trading strategies across global financial markets. Prior to VivCourt, Hayden worked in banking covering Prime Brokerage and Risk Management in both Sydney and London. Hayden studied Economics and Finance at Sydney University and recently completed PLD at Harvard Business School, an accelerated alternative to an executive MBA.
David is an experienced senior executive with an extensive background in strategy, operations and technology. He has led successful businesses in Australia, Asia Pacific, Europe and North America.
Most recently, David was Managing Director for Accenture Mergers & Acquisition practice in Asia, Pacific, Middle East and Africa. He previously led their Management Consulting practice across Australia and New Zealand, subsequent to his role running Accenture’s UK and Ireland Management Consulting business.
Tom started his career with Deloitte in London before moving to Australia in 2003 where he was a Director in Deloitte’s Assurance & Advisory division working with a variety of multi-national and local businesses largely in the technology and consumer business industries. He joined the charity sector in 2011 bringing a commercial mindset as CFO of the Westpac Life Saver Helicopter (2011-2017) and most recently as CFO at Guide Dogs NSW/ACT (2017-2020) where he was responsible for Finance and IT. He joined Good2Give in September 2020.
Tom has a degree in Computer Science and French, and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales. In his spare time he is a volunteer surf life saver at Tamarama SLSC and takes part in runs (slowly!) and ocean swims with the Can Too Foundation to raise money for Cancer Research.
Dave has worked in the IT Industry for over 40 years, and has worked in private, public and consulting roles. His highlights include many years and roles at Qantas including leading IT at Frequent Flyer, leading the technical transformation and modernisation at Salmat and most recently the CDIO at the NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment. With a keen interest in technology as a vehicle to transform any business, David is now leading technology at Good2Give.