Amelia Christie is an experienced leader who brings a strong track record of successful policy, research, campaigning and advocacy in the areas of health, poverty, aged care, housing and consumer rights.
She has worked with Ministers and Members of Parliament across the political spectrum and with Government departments and the media speaking at public forums, conferences and at Parliamentary Inquiries.
Amelia has worked for both small and large NGOs within Australia, in the UK and in India. She is passionate about human rights and using people power to bring about positive change.
Amelia has a Master of Social Science (International Development) from RMIT University and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Sydney.
Global Health Campaign Manager
Shiva Shrestha is RESULTS Australia’s Global Health Campaign Manager. He is our lead for TB campaign work, including providing support to our role as host of the Secretariat to the Australian TB Caucus.
Shiva originates from Nepal, and has been working in the public health sector for over a decade. He specialises in public health advocacy, behaviour change communication, and community engagement. In the past, he has served in various roles with international organizations like International Union Against TB and Lung Diseases (The Union), FHI 360 and PATH.
In his recent work with The Union, Shiva has managed the India TB Caucus and the partnership work with Rotary India and HelpAge.
He has a Masters in Health Administration (MHA) from Tata Institute of Social Science, India.
Policy and Advocacy Manager
Mark Rice is RESULTS Australia’s Policy and Advocacy Manager. He has worked as a staff member for RESULTS Australia since 2013.
Previously, he was a volunteer with RESULTS Australia for 25 years and served as National Coordinator, Research and Advocacy Coordinator and in various roles on the Board.
Mark has also worked as a researcher and financial advisor in the Australian Federal Government and the Government of the State of Queensland. He has completed a Bachelor of Economics and Masters in Public Administration.
Natalie Eberts supports and coordinates our grassroots volunteers, the lifeblood of RESULTS.
Natalie first became involved in advocacy to end poverty as a volunteer with RESULTS in the U.S, founding and leading a group of volunteers in the state of North Dakota. Prior to this, she taught for two years in Eastern Africa (Tanzania and Somaliland) and saw firsthand the immense and unjust challenges many of her friends and students were facing. This experience strengthened her drive to make a systemic impact on issues like under-nutrition and ending infectious diseases—through the grassroots advocacy that RESULTS does.
Board of Directors
Chris Franks has been the Board Chair of RESULTS Australia since 2014. Chris is a company director with over 14 years’ experience on large financial and not-for-profit boards. She has extensive executive experience in sales, marketing, consumer research and customer service in both commercial and not-for-profit sectors.
(MA, MAICD, FAIM)
Luke Mitchell joined the Results Advisory Board having returned to Australia from a successful career in the Asia Pacific Region and offers 20+ years of board and operational experience running large scale MNC businesses. He has most recently worked in senior executive roles with Varian Medical and DKSH. Luke also serves as Deputy Chairman of the Board of Variety the Children’s Charity (Hong Kong) where he was one of the founding Directors and has a particular interest in developing and providing opportunities and access to care for underprivileged children. Luke’s background is originally in IT and systems engineering and attended both Macquarie MGSM (MA) and Stanford University (SEP).
Rob has over 20 years of executive experience in media, publishing and advertising, in markets as diverse as Canada, Australia, Vietnam and Hong Kong. His key area of interest and expertise is digital innovation and creativity, holding an MBA from the Berlin School of Creative Leadership. Rob is also a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
He has successfully led teams that have tackled a broad range of marketing and communication challenges across the automotive, government, travel, media and entertainment industries. With new technologies connecting people on a scale never previously seen, Rob enjoys understanding the significant shifts taking place across society, business and culture, and the opportunities arising as a result.
Marcus Marchant is a senior digital and marketing executive with experience across banking, telecommunications and insurance. He is passionate about using digital channels to create value, connect people and drive innovation, and joined Results in 2017 to bring these skills to our cause.
Marcus holds an Executive Masters of Business Administration from Melbourne University and undergraduate degrees in both law and commerce. He is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and sits on other not for profit boards in the innovation and business advisory sectors.
Mia Bromley is a Senior Manager for an Australian health and social sector consultancy. Mia’s particular areas of expertise include population health planning, workforce planning, data analysis and evaluation.
Mia is also a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and sits on two not- for-profit boards in the health and disability space. Mia has a Masters of Public Health, a Graduate Diploma in Public Health, and an undergraduate qualification in Criminology and Youth Justice. Mia has a strong focus on social and health equity, and has experience working with Aboriginal and other culturally and linguistically diverse communities.
Mia has a particular interest in the impact of changing funding models in Australia – the rollout of consumer directed funding models in disability and aged care, the impact of primary care commissioning, and the opportunities arising in the areas of social impact investment and social enterprise.
Jutta Rieger joined RESULTS in 2016 with the aim to contribute to its important cause, drawing on 20+ years of international leadership experience in the commercial sector across Australia, Asia and Europe.
Holding a Master’s Degree in Engineering and an MBA, she has hands-on experience in excecutive leadership, managing diverse teams marketing products and services to diverse industries including the healthcare sector and governmental organisations in developed as well as emerging countries.
Jutta is passionate about being able to make a personal contribution to the wellbeing of people who are not so fortunate to live in a country like Australia where we have access to high-quality healthcare and education.
Rex Shaw is a qualified Accountant with an MBA and many years’ executive experience as a finance professional in a range of industries including accounting, marketing, financial services and aged care.
As a CFO and senior executive Rex has worked effectively with the company Board and Board Audit Committee. He enjoys working in a team bringing sound strategic leadership, excellent financial and analytical skills and a stakeholder focus to the achievement of organisational goals.
Rex also has extensive volunteering experience in Australia and Overseas, having contributed to church, school, sporting and international development organisations.
Florian Grenier is a Senior Business Advisor with a focus on strategy and risk management. He brings international commercial experience across multiple industries.
Working with senior stakeholders on their strategic agenda to design growth options and improve operational performance, he brings a pragmatic view to effectively manage risks while ensuring optimum outcomes for organisations. He has reported results of work to various Boards and Finance, Audit and Risk Committees.
Florian is a Certified Internal Auditor and holds a Master of Business Administration from IE Business School in Spain.
Ted is an experienced non-executive director with over 18 years board experience in public, private and not for profit organisations. He has been a CEO and senior executive in industrial, infrastructure and resource sectors, restructuring operations within Australia and establishing platforms for growth internationally into Canada, United States, the Middle East, India, Indonesia and New Zealand. His expertise is in strategic planning, mergers and acquisitions, operational excellence, government relations, logistic, finance and risk management and provides corporate advice to clients in these areas. He is currently Chair of CatholicCare and Director of North Sydney Community Services Ltd and Growing Potential Ltd Institute of Company Directors.
The Board is responsible for the governance and overall successful operation of RESULTS. It is tasked with achieving the mission of RESULTS; providing and implementing strategy; ensuring financial viability; ensuring compliance with contractual, statutory and other legal obligations; and protecting the reputation and values of RESULTS.
The Board consists of seven members elected for a maximum of three 2-year terms at the Annual General Meeting. The Board may appoint two additional members with specific skills for a term of two years.
The Board meets eight to ten times each year including one planning workshop. It delegates work to three Sub-Committees:
- Governance & Nominations
- Finance, Risk & Audit
- Fundraising Marketing & Media
Board members are selected on the basis that they possess the abilities, skills and passion to fulfill the mission, objectives and vision of RESULTS and that they are members of RESULTS and are Australian residents.
It is essential that Board members be enthusiastic ambassadors for RESULTS, have the time to fully perform their duties and be able to work collaboratively.
Directors are not remunerated for their services and do not receive expenses.
The Board represents the interests of the organization and its members.
Results Members must be a natural person, with a demonstrable interest in the vision, objects, and goals of RESULTS and have applied for, been nominated and approved for membership of RESULTS in accordance with Constitution. Once they have paid the annual fee their name is added to the member register.