Who we are

MSWA is fortunate to have the stewardship of a knowledgeable and dedicated Board of Directors to guide our strategic direction.

Our executive staff, under the leadership of Melanie Kiely, MSWA CEO since 2022, is a team of highly qualified and experienced professionals.

Board of Directors

Horst Bemmerl

Acting President, Senior Vice President, Chair of Research
Committee Member of: Finance, Property & Investment, Audit & Risk / Corporate Governance

Jason Brotherson

Vice President, Chair of Fundraising
Committee Member of: Finance, Property & Investment

Bhavesh Morar

Treasurer
Committee Member of: Audit & Risk / Corporate Governance, Fundraising

David Jones

Committee Member of: Audit & Risk / Corporate Governance

Liam Roche

Chair of Audit & Risk / Corporate Governance
Committee Member of: Finance, Property & Investment

Michael Fay

Chair of Member & Client Services
Committee Member of: Fundraising, Research

Andrew Strelein

Committee Member of: Finance, Property & Investment, Member & Client Services, Audit & Risk / Corporate Governance

Prof. Bill Carroll AM

Medical Advisor
Committee Member of: Editorial

Mike Linto

Committee Member of: Finance, Property & Investment, Member & Client Services, Fundraising, Research

Jessica O’Neil

Committee Member of: Audit & Risk / Corporate Governance

Executive Staff

Melanie Kiely

Chief Executive Officer

Asanka Dissanayake

Chief Financial Officer

Nicola Washington

Chief Client Operations Officer

Tony Millar

Chief Marketing Officer

Julie Fairweather

Chief People & Culture Officer

Alison Cox

Senior Manager, Quality, Safeguarding and Risk