Executive Team

Professor Sarah Hosking, Chief Executive Officer

Sarah Hosking is a clinician and researcher having spent 25 years in academia, latterly as a professor in both ophthalmology and optometry in institutions in Australia, the UK and China. She is an experienced CEO and Non Executive Director, having he ...
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Jackie Coles – Chief Operating Officer

Jackie is a qualified accountant and has had extensive financial experience spanning 25 years in various business sectors.
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Chris Pettigrew, Director of Research Investment

Chris completed a Bachelor of Laws, Bachelor of Science (with Honours in Biotechnology) and Doctorate at the University of Queensland.
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Moana Wood, General Manager, Fundraising & Development

Moana leads the Fundraising team at NBCF. With more than 10 years’ experience in Fundraising, she brings extensive knowledge in leading fundraising divisions across a broad range of programs.
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Wendy Byrne, General Manager, Human Resources

Wendy Byrne leads the Human Resources Team at NBCF. With more than 18 years’ experience in Human Resources, she brings extensive experience leading initiatives including organisational development, project management and change management programs ...
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Rebecca Patton, General Manager, Marketing

Rebecca Patton leads the Marketing Team at NBCF. With more than 10 years’ experience in marketing strategy and execution, her expertise spans across brand, traditional and digital marketing. She has worked across a number of industries including Go ...
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