John has recently been elected to the Executive Board in September 2018. John has a long association with SAS. He replaced Lyn Beard, who was the Board’s support person, when she unexpectedly passed away in 2012. John has been steadfast in this role since taking over from his wife. Lyn would have been so proud to see John a SAS board member. Her passion supporting our board has been outstanding and John commitment to supporting the board has been just as wonderful and very much appreciated by everyone.
John retired from Telstra, after a long professional career. His extensive skills and experience have been vital in supporting the board meet their governance responsibilities. Furthermore, John’s extensive corporate and networking experience has been a huge benefit to our stakeholders.