The council assists the Board of Directors and represents the interests of members in the Australian Capital Territory.  

Members

President

Peter Kerr FCPA, Executive Director

Australian National Audit Office
Public sector

Deputy Presidents

Gaye Lindfield CPA, Audit Manager

Public sector

Tim Youngberry FCPA, First Assistant Secretary

Department of Finance

Public Sector

Tim is responsible for the program of work to redevelop the Australian Government’s central budgeting and financial management system. Prior to this he was responsible for whole-of-government financial reporting, appropriation management, accounting policy and the budget framework for the government.

Immediate Past President

Hawari Badri FCPA, Assistant Secretary

Department of Immigration and Border Protection
Public sector

Delivering financial and human capital leadership, information and communication management and delivery of Geoscience Australia’s extensive data and products and its major business transformation change program.  

Councillors

Jill Divorty FCPA, Executive Director

ACT Shared Services
Public sector

Gerry Lillicrap, FCPA, FIIA (Aust), Finance Manager

College of Medicine, Biology & Environment
College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Australian National University
Academia

Gerry currently provides financial leadership within the Colleges of Science at the Australian National University. Formerly with CatholicCare for 9 years in finance and program management roles he also has 22 years Australian Public Service experience in finance and audit roles within a variety of agencies.

Tony Marks FCPA, General Manager

Geoscience Australia
Public sector

Delivering financial and human capital leadership, information and communication management and delivery of Geoscience Australia’s extensive data and products and its major business transformation change program.

Rodney Miller CPA, Partner

Monir Mir FCPA, Professor
University of Canberra

Education
Academia

Monir is a Professor of Accounting at the University of Canberra having previously worked at the University of Wollongong and at the University of New England. Monir completed his PhD in public sector accounting and is a current member of the Finance Committee of the University of Canberra. He has been supporting CPA Australia as its Campus Liaison Person for the University of Canberra since 2004.

Kym Partington FCPA, CFO

Public sector

Monir is a Professor of Accounting at the University of Canberra having previously worked at the University of Wollongong and at the University of New England. Monir completed his PhD in public sector accounting and is a current member of the Finance Committee of the University of Canberra.  He has been supporting CPA Australia as its Campus Liaison Person for the University of Canberra since 2004.

Narelle Sheppard CPA, Audit Manager

Department of Defence
Public sector

Steve Wearn FCPA, CFO

Defence Materiel Organisation
Public sector