Chair

Michael was appointed at Chair of Country Arts of South Australia in February 2016 and prior to this Michael was previously Chair of the Adelaide Festival Centre Foundation Board as well as prior to this the Treasurer.

Adelaide born, Michael spent his sporting youth in the Australian Athletic Squad for the 400m and 800m track events for over nine years as well as representing South Australia in the 400m and 800m events at State & National championships.  He has also played Australian Rules Football for West Torrens as well as competition squash for numerous years.

Michael is a highly regarded and respected business executive leader across the South Australian & Australian Business & Corporate and Government organisations. Michael is currently Chief Executive Officer at the South Australian Tertiary Admissions Centre and Board Director of the ACH Group, Chair of Carnegie Mellon University Australia and Board Director of the Flinders Medical Centre Foundation.

Michael holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electronics and a Diploma of Management.

Michael is currently a Board Director of the ACH Group, Chair of Carnegie Mellon University Australia, Board Director of  the Flinders Medical Centre Foundation and previously Chaired the Taxi & Chauffuer Review Panel as well as Board Member for the University of South Australia ITR Advisory Board.