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Teamwork makes the dream work

We’re proud and privileged to be able to count on so many people across Australia who share our values and want to help make change.

Our staff, leadership team and Board work tirelessly every day to cure and conquer blood cancer – with care.

We don’t have the space here to introduce all our staff but we’d like you to meet our CEO and Board.

Leukaemia Foundation CEO – Chris Tanti

Leukaemia Foundation Chief Executive Officer, Chris Tanti.

Chris has a long-held passion for improving health outcomes by making sure everyone gets the care they need, regardless of their circumstances and background.

His career has been characterised by the development of game-changing health services and he’s an accomplished CEO both in Australia and America, working across mental health, disability and aged care.

Chris has a background in social work and over the last 25 years has held national and international senior executive positions, including as CEO of Australia’s National Disability Services and Headspace.

In recent years he has managed his own consultancy, working with universities and health services.

Chris has considerable experience working with governments and in advocacy, program and organisational innovation, with qualifications from La Trobe and Melbourne universities and the Harvard Business School.

Board Members

  • Michelle Beveridge
  • Lucio Di Giallonardo
  • Angela Ferguson
  • Nigel Harris
  • Peter Hodgett
  • Sian Slade