Yvonne was appointed to the Board of Aurora Energy in January 2015. Yvonne is the Chair of Aurora Energy’s Board Audit, Risk and Compliance Committee and a member of the Board Appointments and Remuneration Committee. The Board recognises Yvonne as an independent Director.
Yvonne is a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Taxation Institute of Australia and the University of Tasmania. Yvonne is a former owner and director of a state-wide Chartered Accounting practice and has over 30 years of experience in public practice, consulting in areas such as succession planning, strategic planning, corporate governance, risk management business and taxation advice.
Yvonne has experience in a range of board roles with her current roles including Chair of AGW Funds Management Ltd, Director of Metro Tasmania, TasTAFE, Fairbrother Foundation Pty Ltd and Action Against Homelessness Limited, Member of the University of Tasmania Foundation Inc. and University of Tasmania Foundation Committee and Director of a number of privately owned companies. From 2005 to 2011, Yvonne served on the University of Tasmania Council, and was appointed Deputy Chancellor in 2008. Yvonne is a former Director and Chair of Audit and Risk Committees for both Port of Devonport Corporation Pty Ltd and TOTE Tasmania.