Committees

The Queensland Division has a number of committees that advance the interests of members through internal and external advocacy. They meet on a regular basis and liaise with representatives from the Queensland Divisional Council.

CONTACT

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Business

The role of the Business Committee is to engage, represent and advance the interests of members in the corporate sector in Queensland and their communities.

Chair Tim Timchur FCPA
Deputy Chair Adam Cain CPA
Members Jessica D’Souza CPA
Rebecca He FCPA
Bernard Lakey CPA
Cissy Ma FCPA
Ross Pollock FCPA
Matthew Savage FCPA
Tony Thomas FCPA

Future of the profession committee

The role of the Future of the Profession Committee is to engage, represent and advance the interests of members in the context of the future of the profession.

Chair Stewart Saini FCPA
Deputy Chair Justine Callaghan CPA
Secretary Ankit Hemani CPA
Members Mel Georgiou FCPA
Graham Grant FCPA
Lucian Nguyen ASA
Leanne Rudd FCPA
Shane Sullivan FCPA

Not-for-profit committee

The role of the Not-For-Profit Committee is to represent the professional interests of not-for-profit members who are employed by or have an interest in the sector.

Chair Deborah Nisbet FCPA
Deputy Chair Kulwant Singh-Pangly CPA
Secretary Rajkumar Gohain CPA
Members Nunzio Giunta CPA
Shannon Hunter CPA
Radha Nair ASA
Angie Tse CPA
Janifer Willis FCPA

Public practice

The role of the Public Practice Committee is to engage, represent and advance the interests of members in public practice in Queensland and their communities.

Chair Shanna Hunter FCPA
Deputy Chair Minna Zhu CPA
Members Sean Beasley FCPA
Michael Dietrich FCPA
Anthony Lowe CPA
Michelle McDowall FCPA
Theresa O’Connor FCPA
Pauline Pickering FCPA
Pravinesh Singh CPA

Public sector

The role of the Public Sector Committee is to engage, represent and advance the interests of members in the public sector in Queensland and their communities. The committee comprises eight members, representing members across a broad spectrum within the public sector.

Chair Duncan Anson FCPA
Deputy Chair Andrew Grima FCPA
Members Melissa Fletcher CPA
Caroline Hannigan FCPA
Matthew O'Connor CPA
Alarka Phukan CPA
Rakhi Shastri CPA
Joseph Soalheira FCPA
Di Su CPA
Minnie Trieu CPA

Young professionals committee

The role of the Young Professionals Committee is to engage and support young accounting professionals, by facilitating networking and to maximise benefits as a member of CPA Australia.

Chair Laura Stauder ASA
Secretary Marco Bozzetto ASAA
Members Lucinda Jacobson CPA
Min Jun Kim ASA
Nick Lancaster CPA
Ben Richards CPA
Eyale Teshager ASA
Angie Tse CPA
Zoe Zhang ASA
Jeanine Zhong ASA

Committee for Women

The role of the Committee for Women is to elevate, enrich, and empower women CPA members and beyond that women in accounting in general.

Chair Theresa O’Connor FCPA
Deputy Chair Jan Pool FCPA
Secretary Jodi-Lee Marchant ASA
Members Andrea Ellis CPA
Traci Ellwood CPA
Reisa Lockhart ASA
Jumana Mohemdally CPA
Margot Richardson FCPA
Neha Saraf ASA
Lynda Steffens CPA
Cathy Uhlmann CPA
Maggie Wong-Steedman CPA