For over 30 years Frankie has worked in or consulted to the non-profit sector – both in Australia and in the UK. She is a passionate advocate for cultivating a stronger culture of giving in Australia and is committed to re-defining the sector’s approach to fundraising as a professional discipline. Frankie has served on several Boards in the sector and is currently a Trustee of the Victorian Arts Centre Trust (Arts Centre Melbourne).
Vedran has worked in marketing, communications and development for leading organisations in the corporate and non-profit sectors. He is the CEO of Gandel Philanthropy, one of the largest private family foundations in Australia, a non-executive director of AMES and an active presenter and commentator on best-practice philanthropy in Australia.
Rachael Grabovic is an accredited Wills & Estates specialist with extensive experience as a lawyer in the areas of wills, estate planning, trusts and estate litigation. Rachael is the current chair of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) Victoria and a Director of STEP Australia.
Carly is passionate about helping good people do great things and is committed to exploring what ‘good philanthropy’ looks like. With a Masters in Social Investment and Philanthropy and a decade of experience in philanthropy and intergenerational wealth, Carly has a nuanced understanding of the philanthropic and family wealth sectors across Australia and globally. She has volunteered with a variety of NFPs and philanthropic organisations and is a non Executive Director of Private Wealth Network.
Jean has a passion for arts and communities and strives to develop innovative programs that unfold beautiful stories. She has a Master of Arts and Cultural Management and is experienced in administration, program and tour management. Her Asian upbringing and subsequent life in Australia has given her an affinity for multicultural events and contemporary music.