The College is governed by a Board of Directors who are elected, appointed and co-opted by the College membership. The Board meets regularly to discuss matters of governance and items that are brought to their attention via the State Faculty Chairs or the various Board related committees. In association with the College Management Committee, the Board sets the five year rolling Strategic Plan which is updated annually. There are five State faculties:
  1. NSW (including ACT)
  2. Victoria (including Tasmania)
  3. Queensland
  4. South Australia (including Northern Territory)
  5. Western Australia
All committees which have an education brief report to the National Education Committee whose Chair sits on the Board of Directors. College has a large number of other committees, the most important from a governance perspective being the Audit Committee and the Risk Management Committee. The Directors of College are required to reveal any pecuniary or professional interest which is in conflict, has the potential to be in conflict or might be perceived to be in conflict, with their duty as a member of the Board of Directors At each Board meeting, Directors are required to sign a Declaration of Interest and to speak to them at the Board meeting. The declarations of pecuniary and professional interest of the Directors are currently as follows:
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President

Dr Clare Tait, MBBS (Hons) FRCP FACD

Dr Clare Tait works as a dermatologist in private practice at Dermatology Specialist Group in Perth , where she is a founding and current Director. She is the visiting dermatologist to the Kimberley area of Western Australia and has also worked in the dermatology department at Royal Perth Hospital for 20 years. View Profile
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President Elect

Dr Adriene Lee, MBBS (Hons) BSc (Med) FACD

Dr Adriene Lee has been a dermatologist since 2005 and works in private practice in Melbourne.  She is a visiting dermatologist at St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, the Skin Health Institute and North Western Regional Health Services, Burnie, Tasmania. She has an honorary appointment at Monash Health and is an Adjunct Senior Lecturer in the School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health. She has an interest in medical dermatology, in particular contact dermatitis.. View Profile
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Dean of Education

Dr Catherine Drummond, MBBS(Hons), FRACGP, DCCH (Edin), FACD

Dr Catherine Drummond became a Fellow of The Australasian College of Dermatologists in 2004. She works in solo private practice in Canberra and Moruya (NSW south coast), and at The Skin Hospital, Darlinghurst, Sydney. View Profile
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Board Director

Dr Benjamin Carew, Bphty, MBBS , GradCertClinEd, FRACGP, FACD

Dr Benjamin Carew is a General Dermatologist with an interest in the treatment of acne, eczema, psoriasis, and cutaneous malignancies as well as medical education and Tele-dermatology. He also provides a range of Laser and cosmetic treatments. View Profile
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Board Director

Dr Eleni Yiasemides, MBBS(Hons), MMed, FACD

Dr Eleni Yiasemides MBBS(Hons), MMed, FACD is a practicing dermatologist since 2011. She is a director of SouthDerm Pty Ltd and Southern Suburbs Day Procedure Centre Pty Ltd. She performs Mohs surgery and is a cosmetic proceduralist. She has been the chair and member of the Mohs committee, chair and member of the A to Z committee and an ACD procedural examiner. View Profile
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Board Director
Miss Genevieve Dolan is the Executive Director, Strategic Communication, Engagement and Protocol at the Department of Premier and Cabinet (Victoria).
Miss Genevieve Dolan has previously worked at the Department of Justice and Regulation (Victoria), Vanguard Investments and consulted to the Department for Education (United Kingdom).
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Board Director

Phillip Hyde, MTeach(Monash), MBA (Monash), BBus (Monash) AICD ASA FAMI

Phillip Hyde is a company director and senior executive. As a senior executive he has worked in general management, accounting, marketing and ICT roles in multinational (Accenture; Arthur Andersen & Co; Young & Rubicam; J Walter Thompson) and small/ medium business (Australian Healthcare Technology Ltd) in the professional services, manufacturing and ICT sectors. View Profile

New South Wales
Chair Dr Li-Chuen Wong
Secretary Dr Rebecca Saunderson
Treasurer Dr Gilberto Moreno
DoT (Senior) Dr Nicholas Stewart
DoT (Advanced) Dr Andrea Tomizawa
DoT (Basic) Dr Catherine McKay
Examiner Dr Jillian Wells
Examiner Dr Penny Lim
Examiner Dr Simon Lee

Examiner Dr Catherine FaulknerExaminer Dr Karen Behne
Queensland
Chair Dr Dougal Coates
Chair Elect Dr Erin McMeniman
Secretary Dr Lauren Kunde
Treasurer Dr Lauren Kunde
DoT (Advanced) Dr Godfrey Wagner
DoT (Basic) Dr Samantha Conias

South Australia
Chair Dr Jeffrey Wayte
Secretary Dr Sachin Vaidya
Treasurer Dr Chris Tyson
DoT Dr Emma Ryan
Examiner Dr Emma Haverhoek

Victoria
Chair Dr Jill Cargnello
Secretary Dr Julia Rhodes
Treasurer Dr Peter Fergin
DoT Dr Matthew Palmer
DoT Dr Antoinette Ciconte
Examiner Dr Michelle Goh
Examiner Dr Matheen Mohamed

Western Australia
Chair Dr Austen Anderson
Secretary Dr Rachael Foster
Treasurer Dr Gary Maloney
DoT Dr Yee Jen Tai
Executive Member Dr Thomas Delaney
Examiner Dr Daniel Hewitt (Chief examiner)
Examiner Dr Graham Thom