The Royal Botanic Gardens Board Victoria (the Board) is a statutory authority established by the Royal Botanic Gardens Act 1991.
The Board has seven members, appointed by the Governor-in-Council.
Royal Botanic Gardens Board Victoria Members
Mr Graham Cunningham MBA, BEc (Deputy Chairman)
Graham Cunningham has an extensive background in finance and business and has served on a range of private and public sector boards. He is also a trustee of the Royal Botanic Gardens Foundation Victoria. He joined the Board in 2012 and was appointed Deputy Chairman at the same time.
Mr Kenneth Harrison MBA, BBus, FCPA, FAICD
Ken Harrison is an accountant and investment banker, and specialises in commercial property, pastoral and agricultural pursuits as Chairman of Collinsbank Pty Ltd. Keenly interested in the philanthropic sector, he occupies fundraising roles with several key institutions. He joined the Board in 2012.
Ms Linda White LLB, BCom
Linda White is Assistant National Secretary of the Australian Services Union, a solicitor, a director of legalsuper, and a Vice-President of the ACTU. She joined the Board in 2006.
Ms Jennifer Wolcott BForSci (Hons)
Jennifer Wolcott has held senior executive positions in a number of Victorian government bodies, including the Environment Protection Authority, Department of Natural Resources & Environment, Department of Primary Industries and Parks Victoria. She joined the Board in 2009.
Ms Sarah Wrigley GAICD, BMS (NZ)
Sarah Wrigley has high level experience in marketing and fundraising. She is Chairman of the Warrandyte Community Bank® and has strong knowledge of community boards and valuable links to the community. She joined the Board in 2012.