The RCH Foundation board and staff ensure that all donated funds are managed responsibly, to achieve the best possible outcomes for patients and their families.

For the full list and contact details of RCH Foundation staff, click here.

For a list of our committees, click here.


Mr Peter Yates AM - Chairman
Deputy Chairman, The Myer Family Investments Pty Ltd
Deputy Chairman, Asialink
Chairman, Royal Institution of Australia
Chairman, Australian Science Media Centre
Chairman, Faculty of Business and Economics at Melbourne University
Chairman, Shared Value Project
Director, AIA Australia Ltd
Director, The Royal Children’s Hospital
Director, the Centre of Excellence for Quantum Computation and Communication Technology
Director, Australian Chamber Orchestra
Director, Linfox Australia Pty Ltd

Mr Richard Leder - Deputy Chairman
Partner, Corrs Chambers Westgarth

Mr Peter Blunden
Victorian Managing Director – Editorial, News Limited

Associate Professor Michael Cheung
Director of Cardiology, The Royal Children's Hospital

Ms Alisa P Camplin-Warner OAM
Director, Australian Sports Commission
Olympic Winter Institute of Australia
Collingwood Football Club
Chair, Australian Sports Foundation

Ms Tracey Fellows
Chief Executive Officer, REA Group

Hon Rob Knowles, AO
Chairman, The Royal Children's Hospital
Commissioner for the National Mental Health Commission
Director, Silverchain Group of Companies
Director, Brotherhood of St Laurence
IPG Pty Ltd
Drinkwise Australia Ltd 
Member, Deans External Advisory Council for the Faculty of Medicine, Health Sciences and Nursing, University of Melbourne

Mr Sammy Kumar
Managing Partner Strategy and Transformation (Australia & Asia Pacific), PwC

Mr Karl Kutner
Alternate Director, Central Equity Limited

Mr Lewis Martin
Managing Director, Channel Seven Melbourne

Mr Andrew Shelton
Principal and Director, Andrew Shelton & Co Pty Ltd
Founder and Director, Ice Sports Australia Pty Ltd

Dr Gillian Sparkes
Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability, Victoria
Director, Industry Capability Network, Victoria
Director, Greening Australia

Mr John Stanway
CEO, The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne

Dr Miriam Weisz
President, The Royal Children's Hospital Auxiliaries
Member of Australian Medical Board and Australian Medical Council