Divisional Committees: Australian Capital Territory

Content Summary


The ACT Division has several committees that advance the interests of members through internal and external advocacy. They meet regularly and liaise with representatives from the ACT Divisional Council.


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Public Practice Committee

This committee coordinates discussion groups for practitioners and contributes to the development of continuing professional development courses for CPA Australia. Committee members identify key public practice interests and issues for CPA Australia to address. The committee is actively involved in representing CPA Australia members at all levels of government.

Chair Terry Grainger FCPA
Members Kerri Dickman FCPA
Ingrid Doyle FCPA
Tarun Sharma CPA
Kylie White CPA

Public Sector Committee

This committee recommends relevant member services and policy issues for action, including the support of Chapter meetings.

Chair Iryna Rakova CPA
Deputy Chair Calvin Robinson FCPA
Members Allan Dixon FCPA
Sean Ferrari FCPA
Jyotika Gounder CPA
Michael Jeremenko CPA
Matthew King FCPA
Gordon Lister CPA
Anna Moody CPA
Graeme Rochow FCPA
Warren Rushby FCPA
Annie Ryan FCPA
Glen Stroud FCPA
Yushi Zhang CPA

Small to Medium Enterprises and Corporate Committee

This committee provides members with regular technical sessions and networking opportunities. It also contributes to the development of continuing professional development courses for CPA Australia.

Chair Linda Bennett CPA
Members Basu Banka FCPA
Michael Brown FCPA
Linda Freasier CPA
Peter Graham CPA
Andrew Larkin CPA
Gerry Lillicrap FCPA
Lauren Scott CPA
Bond Wong CPA

Women in Business Committee

This committee was established to advance, represent and engage the interests of CPA Australia’s women members.

Chair Erin Adams CPA
Deputy Chair Christina Knight CPA
Phillipa Leggo CPA
Members Emily Canning FCPA
Yulia Firestone CPA
Cha Jordanoski FCPA
Melissa McClusky FCPA
Iryna Rakova CPA
Karen Williams FCPA

Young Professionals Network Committee

This committee is the leading support network for young accounting, finance and business professionals in the ACT. It provides opportunities to develop the personal and professional skills of young members through regular networking and technical sessions.

Chair Liam Smith ASA
Sarah Xiao CPA
Deputy Chair Yulia Firestone CPA
Wilson Li CPA
Members Mimi Huang CPA
Teddy Nam ASA
Akanksha Nangia CPA
Chris Park ASA
Udhita Roy CPA
Fred Yang ASA
Carol Wu ASA
Candice Zhang CPA