The ACARA Board was announced in May 2009 and held its first meeting on 21–22 May 2009. The ACARA Board has a Chair, Deputy Chair and 11 other members, representing the Australian Government and all education streams (independent, government and Catholic) across states and territories.
Ms Belinda Robinson FAICD
Ms Belinda Robinson has extensive experience as a company director on ASX-listed, not-for-profit and government boards, and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Ms Robinson is currently Non-Executive Director of OES Ltd, she chairs the boards of Western Sydney University Enterprises and the Cooperative Research Centres Association in addition to the Australian Curriculum, Assessment, and Reporting Authority Board.
Ms Robinson is also Vice-President, University Relations and Strategy, at the University of Canberra. Belinda spent almost seven years as the chief executive of Universities Australia, the peak body representing Australia’s 39 comprehensive universities, and has 20 years experience as a CEO of peak industry representative bodies, prior to which she held executive positions at the Department of the Prime Minister & Cabinet, and the Department of Environment and Heritage. She was also a member of the government's International Education Coordinating Council, and has held board and advisory positions with the CSIRO, the Institute for Minerals & Energy Resources and a range of government and community organisations.
Appointment term commencement – 3 August 2018
Appointment term ending – 3 August 2021
Mr Norm Hart