About AIST

Board of Directors

AIST Board Structure

AIST is governed by a representative board elected by the Membership. The composition of the Board is determined by the AIST Constitution, which has provision for 9 elected directors in two different categories as follows:

  • Six (6) Trustee Elected Directors, elected by Trustee Members of AIST Registered Funds;
  • Three (3) Staff Elected Directors, elected by Staff Members of AIST Registered Funds;
  • Plus Up to three (3) Board Appointed Directors, appointed by the AIST Board, which need not but may be a Trustee Member or Staff Member.

Joining the AIST Board

Nominations to the AIST Board are open for a 10 business day period opening on the first business day of the last week of January each year and closing on the last business day of the first week of February each year. For 2017 the dates are as below:

  • Open: 23 January, 2017
  • Close: 10 February, 2017

Election/voting is open for a 10 business day period opening on the first business day of the last week of February each year and closing on the last business day of the first week of March. All financial members of AIST are eligible to vote. For 2017 the dates are as below:

  • Open: 27 February, 2017
  • Close: 10 March, 2017

Board Members

AIST Directors are elected for two-year terms commencing in March each year at the AIST Annual General Meeting.


David Smith
Trustee Elected Director
President 


Louise du Pre-Alba
Staff Elected Director
Deputy President 

Suzette Thurman
Suzette Thurman
Staff Elected Director 

Louise Du Pre Alba
Naomi Edwards
Board Appointed Director

Geoff Lake
Geoff Lake
Trustee Elected Director

Gerard Noonan
Gerard Noonan
Trustee Elected Director

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Michael O'Connor
Trustee Elected Director

 
Mark Puli
Staff Elected Director

 
Craig Peate
Trustee Elected Director 


Catherine Bolger
Trustee Elected Director 


Deborah Jane Blakey
Board Appointed Director 

 

Updated 02.11.17

To contact the AIST Board, email AIST