The Board

Chris Dodd, Chairman

Chris is a senior partner at PwC and has almost 30 years of accounting and finance experience. Chris is married to Bernadette with five lovely and mostly teenage daughters. Chris consults to clients in the ASX100 across Mining, Infrastructure, Health and many other industries. Chris spent two years working in the UK and shorter stints in Asia and Africa. Chris has worked with several sporting associations including Cricket Australia, Richmond Football Club and the AFLCA. At grass roots level, Chris is a life member of Bentleigh Uniting Cricket Club, and a member of Metropolitan Golf Club. Always happy to eat, Chris was also a partner in an inner-city restaurant for 8 years. "TGF has developed a proven track record in working with governments, corporates and the community to Transform Australia's Food Habits."

Andrew Muir

Andrew is a successful business leader, thought leader and passionate philanthropist with over 25 years of retail, leadership, strategic and management experience. He believes in business, government and charities working together to support Australian communities. Andrew is also Board Member for the Essendon Football Club and is Co-founder of the national Best Friends Pet Supercentres chain. Mr Muir is also a former Board Member of Starlight Foundation Victoria and a former Rotarian. Andrew contributes to numerous community groups and regularly presents to business groups and tertiary institutions. He has also supported other programs such as Neighbourhood Watch, helped fund the Starlight Foundation Room at The Royal Children's Hospital and provided support to the Paralympic Training Base in Tullamarine.

Professor Peter Clifton

Peter is the co-author of the CSIRO Total Well Being Diet Books 1 and 2 (1,000,000 copies sold), Healthy Heart Book, Baker IDI Diabetes and Baker IDI High Blood Pressure books. He is currently Professor of Nutrition at The University of South Australia. Peter has qualifications of FRACP, PhD, MRCP, MBBS, B Med Sci, Dip Histology. Peter has qualifications of FRACP, PhD, MBBS, B Med Sci, Dip Histology.

Effie Young

Effie's career spans more than 30 years in the consumer sector. She has worked with some of the most respected local and international experts in retail, advertising, PR, film and fashion providing her with a comprehensive understanding of how they effectively intertwine. Effie established Style Counsel in 1989 having recognised a need for an agency that provided a bespoke service integrating a broad range of communication services. Her marketing skills, knowledge of the PR and fashion industries combined with her extensive contacts provide the foundation for Style Counsel's success. Effie has been responsible for developing many revolutionary campaigns that demand attention. Testament to this are the notable Witchery White Shirt and Designers for Target campaigns.

Oliver Carton

Oliver is a practicing lawyer with over 26 years' experience in a variety of corporate roles. He currently runs his own consulting business, and was previously a Director of the Chartered Accounting firm KPMG where he managed its Corporate Secretarial Group. Prior to that, he was a senior legal officer with ASIC. 

Oliver is an experienced company secretary and is currently company secretary of a number of listed, unlisted and government owned companies, ranging from Pental Limited to the not for profit Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Pty Ltd.

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