Executive Management Committee
The NIODA Executive Management Committee is a standing committee of the NIODA Board of Governance.
Tasks of the Executive Management Committee include:
Implement & Improve
Manage the implementation and improvement of NIODA’s administration policies and processes
Manage & Coordinate
Develop & Review Policies
Plan & Budget
Support the CEO in the preparation and review of the Business Plan and budget for the Board’s consideration, including capital planning.
Dr Wendy Harding
Chief Executive Officer & Director of Academic Programs
Dr Brigid Nossal
Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Director of Consulting
Ms Sally Mussared
Director of Administration & Board Secretary
Ms Helen McKelvie
Master's Course Coordinator & Associate Director of Consulting
The Executive Management Committee Membership consists of:
The Chief Executive Officer
The Deputy Chief Executive Offcier
The Director of Administration
The Director of Academic Programs
The Director of NIODA Consulting
The Master’s Course Coordinator
This committee meets monthly and reports on its activities to the Board of Governance at its quarterly meetings.
There is a quorum of three members that must include the CEO and at least one Director.
Standing agenda items include:
ICT & Physical Environment
Business Unit Reports
Communications and marketing
NIODA acknowledges the Kulin Nations, and respective Traditional Custodians of the lands we work on.
We pay our respects to Elders past and present, and recognise their enduring sovereignty which has, and continues to, care for Country.
NIODA welcomes the Uluru Statement from the Heart’s invitation to walk with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in a collective movement for a better future.