The HCA Nonprofit Fellowship Program 2018
Founding Patrons: William D. Ferris AC and Lea Ferris
Chair: Lisa George
Nonprofit Fellowship Awards Event 2018
Presentation of Fellowships
Annual Nonprofit Leadership Address with Sam Meers, AO
Sam is Executive Deputy Chairman of property and investment group the Nelson Meers Group, and Co-founder and Trustee of the Nelson Meers Foundation. Her current board appointments include Chairman of Documentary Australia, Belvoir St Theatre and the Brett Whiteley Foundation; Deputy Chairman of the Federal Government’s Creative Partnerships Australia; a Trustee of the Art Gallery NSW; and a Director of the State Library of NSW Foundation. Sam also sits on advisory boards for the University of Sydney and the Centre for Social Impact at the University of NSW. Sam began her career as a commercial lawyer with Mallesons Stephen Jacques (now King and Wood Mallesons), and her executive career included senior management roles in the media sector. Sam is a member of Chief Executive Women and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Date: Wednesday 2 May