Finance Committee

Ian Southwood (’81, Chair)

Ian is an Executive Director of the JBWere Ltd, an Investment Firm. Ian advises a broad range of clients including a number of Non for Profits in the Education Sector. Ian was previously State Manager and National Partner of Goldman Sachs JBWere Australia and has always lived and worked in Adelaide.

Richard Willson (’89)

Richard is an experienced, Non-Executive Director, Company Secretary and CFO with more than 20 years’ experience predominantly within the mining and agricultural sectors for both publicly listed and private companies. Richard has a Bachelor of Accounting from the University of South Australia, is a fellow of CPA Australia, and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Richard has previously been CFO, Company Secretary and Non-Executive Director of a number of ASX Listed Companies.

Lisa Davis

Lisa Davis joined as of 4 Mar 2020.

Peter Burrows

Peter is the General Manager Finance at Northline, an Adelaide based global logistics business where he is responsible for finance, risk, legal and commercial matters. Prior to joining Northline, Peter held senior roles at KPMG and Deloitte. Peter is the parent of Aleisha (Middle School) who is a third generation Scotchie.

Marcus Staker (’00)

Marcus is an Associate at South Australian professional services firm Hood Sweeney. As an accountant and business advisor, he is passionate about helping his SME and not-for-profit clients to grow and achieve success. Marcus has a keen interest in embracing technology as a key enabler to growth. He is a passionate advocate for youth affairs and brings a dynamic and innovative perspective from his board experience at Fresh 92.7, one of the largest not-for-profit radio stations in Australia.

Jody Burton

Jody Burton joined the Finance Committee as of 25 February 2021. Jody is the Executive Chief Financial Officer for Deloitte Australia responsible for delivery of the firm’s strategic financial objectives.  Also having served as the firm’s Executive Chief Risk Officer, former Managing Partner of Deloitte in Adelaide and practising audit partner, her experience is derived widely across a broad industry base both within Australia and from international markets, bringing both a national and global perspective with 25 years experience in risk management, corporate strategy and operations, financial due diligence, internal and external audit.

John Newton (Principal)
Mandy Green (Finance Manager)
Ieva Hampson (Head of Mitcham Campus)
Teresa Hanel (Head of Teaching & Learning)
Sam Macmillan (COO)