Education, Skills and Employment
Education Services Australia (ESA) is a national, not-for-profit company owned by all Australian education ministers. The company was established to support delivery of national priorities and initiatives regarding technology for education in the schools, training and Higher Education sectors. The Ministers' priorities for the company are outlined in their Letter of Expectation. ESA works closely with the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA), the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL) and the Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) .

Further information

  • Type of Body

    K. National Law Bodies

  • Established By / Under

    Corporations Act 2001 / Company / Trust Deed / Partnership

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    10

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes, but not tabled

  • Classification

    C. Other

  • Auditor

    Other

  • Auditor Other

    Grant Thornton

  • Function Categorization

    Executive Management

  • Creation Date

    1 March 2010

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Ms. Diane Joseph 1 March 2020 28 February 2023
Director/Non-Executive Director Mr. Mark Sawade 3 February 2020 2 February 2023
Director/Non-Executive Director Ms. Lynn Davie 18 December 2018 17 December 2021
Director/Non-Executive Director Mr. Sam Spadavecchia 1 March 2020 28 February 2023
Director/Non-Executive Director Mr. Mark Lamont 1 March 2020 28 February 2023
Director/Non-Executive Director Ms. Kathe Kirby 1 March 2020 28 February 2023
Director/Non-Executive Director Mr. Bret Morris 28 November 2019 27 November 2022
Director/Non-Executive Director Mr. Rick Persse 6 February 2018 6 February 2021
Director/Non-Executive Director Prof. Kerri-Lee Krause 13 December 2018 12 December 2021
Director/Non-Executive Director Mr. John Mula 1 December 2019 1 December 2022
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