The first Trustees, who commenced in 1984 were:
His Honor Judge Frank Walsh – Chairman, Reverend Professor Graeme Griffin, Mr John Hayes, Mr Kevin O’Rourke, Miss Angela Ridsdale and Mr Des Tobin.
Meet the current Trustees
After almost 33 years service Trevor O'Hoy left Foster's Group in 2008. Commencing in 1976 as a cadet executive his career at Foster's included the roles of Managing Director of CUB and Chief Financial Officer of Foster's and culminated in being appointed Chief Executive Officer of Foster's in 2004.
Michael Tobin commenced working at Tobin Brothers in December 1968. Over the past 47 years I’ve worked in many varied and different roles.These include driver, embalmer, funeral planner, co-ordinator, funeral conductor, branch and regional manager.
Tony is a Director of WGC Business Advisors Pty Ltd, Chartered Accountants who has over 29 years of experience in providing superannuation, taxation and business services advice to the SME market. He is a member of The Taxation Institute and enjoys watching most sports, being an amateur chef at home and enjoying great food and wine.
I am a very proud member of the 3 rd generation of the Tobin Family.
I have been a Foundation member for the past 6 years.
I am based in the north western area of Melbourne
My role is to meet with our client families to plan and then conduct funerals.
Matthew is an international consultant specialising in the economic regulation of the telecommunications sector. He has over 15 years’ experience advising foreign governments, regulators and telecommunications companies on telecommunications and competition policy and regulation.
Matthew is also a volunteer director of East Keilor Community Financial Services Ltd, which operates a Community Bank branch of the Bendigo Bank to generate funds to support community-basedorganisations and activities.
Andrew is the founding partner of Harris Carlson Lawyers; a boutique Melbourne based commercial law firm which has a broad scope of clients, ranging from large multi-national private companies to high-wealth individuals and Federal Government bodies.
Established in 2005, Andrew continues in the role as the firm’s managing partner, advising on various general commercial and contractual matters.