Meet our Board
President: Vosawale Tamani
Vosawale is a highly experienced leader of large-scale programs with extensive expertise in creating, deploying and evaluating multinational strategies. Currently Head of Corporate Sustainable and Financial Inclusion Asia Pacific & Pacific Communications for ANZ Retail Asia Pacific, Vosawale oversees corporate communications and brand development, as well as community development and good corporate citizenship. Initiatives delivered by Vosawale include domestic violence-based financial literacy programs for local communities around the world, and volunteer skills program in 10 countries. Vosawale has also launched and supported a strategic partnership with Australian Volunteers International, and has sat on various Boards including the Fiji Branch of the Royal Commonwealth Society and the Board of Trustees, Alabaster Centre, Fiji.
Treasurer: Zahid Answer
Zahid is a Commercial Analyst and Management Accountant with extensive experience in commercial feasibility analysis, forecasting, financial modelling, stakeholder management, and the implementation of strategic corporate strategies. In his current role as Management Accountant for QNP Queensland, Zahid is responsible for setting parameters, delivering and managing budgets, forecasting, and strategic planning. Zahid is a CPA Australia member and the founder of Cloud Intellect – a business that develops and distributes cloud-connected integrated hardware to help business owners make sense of their business, increasing profitability and overall business efficiency.
Board member: Jill Armstrong
BA Arts(Hons) Dipl. MA/MBA
Jill is currently the Regional Manager of Multicultural Australia where she leads a team of 20 staff in central Queensland, the Darling Downs and Townsville. Jill’s high-level communication and mediation skills have been developed through 12 years’ experience working in a variety of roles within out-of-home care and settlement organisations. She has also worked extensively with Life Without Barriers, a not-for-profit organisation delivering services within foster care, disability support, aged care, and mental health.
Board member: Lyn Chapman
Dipl. MA Dipl. ACC MBA
An accomplished business manager with leadership, accounting, operations, sales and staff management expertise, Lyn has extensive management experience across a diverse range of industries including construction, mining, retail, SME, government, rural, education, and large multinational organisations. With Diplomas in Accounting and Management, a Master of Business Administration and a Certificate in Digital Marketing, Lyn is skilled in budgeting and reporting, auditing and internal control development, contract negotiation, governance, and regulatory compliance.