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Staff & Board


Melissa Grenville

Melissa is our Executive Director and Partner. She is a highly experienced not-for-profit and business consultant [...] Read More »


Ruth Jones

Ruth Jones is immediate past CEO of the SVP Global Network, a role she held for 10 years.  Ruth is an independent [...] Read More »

Penelope Lewin

Penelope Lewin is a Corporate Entrepreneur, her creative and Innovative approach is now helping to accelerate the [...] Read More »

Kim Visek-Johnson

Kim Visek-Johnson joined SVP Melbourne as she was looking to help another not for profit organisation, when she [...] Read More »

Mark Jankelson

Mark Jankelson has over 35 years of global experience in the people management business – 14 of these at CEO level [...] Read More »

John Craven

John Craven is the Managing Director of Craven Innovation. Craven Innovation works with executives and boards of [...] Read More »

Ian Adair

Ian Adair has had a successful and rewarding track record in the IT industry over the last 25 years.  He has held [...] Read More »

Wayne Saunders

Wayne Saunders has built a distinguished career as an IT strategist and agent of change specialising in business [...] Read More »

Robert Broadbent

Robert Broadbent was SVP Melbourne’s inaugural Executive Director 2013-17, a role he undertook on a pro bono [...] Read More »

Committee Chairs

There are currently two Board committees:

  • Investment Committee — chaired by Wayne Saunders (see profile above)
  • Development Committee — chaired by Margrethe Olson

If you are interested in getting involved in either of the committees, you can contact the Chairs on investment@svpmelbourne.org.au and recruitment@svpmelbourne.org.au.