Board of Management
The NWS is incorporated under the Associations Incorporation Act 1987 and is governed by a Board of Management comprising of:
George Hayden - Chairperson
George has a wealth of experience working with Aboriginal community organisations, as well as a vast employment history working with many Aboriginal people in Western Australia and across Australia, Through this collective professional diversity, George has built a vast network of colleagues and contacts. He has extensive experience and knowledge in terms of issues affecting Aboriginal people in the spheres of education, employment, health, housing, social issues. George has excellent communication and interpersonal abilities including the capacity to provide support, guidance and mentoring on cultural issues.
Eric Wynne—Vice Chairperson
Eric is a Nyoongar man born in the South-West of Western Australia. He currently operates his own consultancy business dealing in the areas of property development and business opportunities, corporate governance, corporate leadership and financial management. He also lectures on Aboriginal History and Art on a casual basis and is an Ambassador for the Department of Education, Science and Training. On a personal level, Eric has a strong interest in the sport of Basketball and has previously managed the Perth Wildcats Indigenous Under 18 boys basketball team.
Andrea has been involved in the Financial Services Industry since 1986, starting out at Town and Country Building Society. She is currently a Financial Planner and Stockbroker with Morgans Financial Services. Andrea currently sits on the board of Parkerville Children and Youth Care and is currently Chair of the Salvation Army Business and Leaders Committee for Western Australia. Andrea has been involved with NWS as a board member for over two years, she brings a wealth of business knowledge and strong networks through her professional standing. Andrea is passionate about contributing to the wellbeing of disadvantaged community members and assists NWS in areas of fundraising and strategic partnerships.