Meet the executive

Interpretation Australia relies on the voluntary input of those members who join our Executive. Their actions ensure that the Association provides exciting events and resources for its members and takes advantages of new opportunities.

There are many different positions available on the Executive or as State Chapter Representatives. Office bearers are elected for a one-year term at the Annual General Meeting, held in conjunction with the Annual Conference.  Nominations for positions are called for approximately one month before the meeting.

The current Executive includes:

Office Bearers:

President:  Scott Killeen (
Vice President:  Jenny Gardner (
Treasurer:  Mikaela Jade (
Secretary:  Sue Olsson (

Portfolio Managers and General Members

Professional Development:  John Pastorelli
Marketing and Social Media Portfolio:  Kelee Hodge
Magazine and Publishing Portfolio: Andrea Burgess, Michelle Desailly and Emma Best
State Chapter Representative Coordinator:  Tammy Goss Edmunds
Awards Convenor:  Sarah Agterhuis