The Australian Institute of Training and Development (AITD) is governed by a national Board of elected representatives made up from one member of each AITD Division and up to four co-opted Directors. Rules relating to the composition, powers and duties, and proceedings of the AITD board are outlined in the AITD Constitution and ByLaws. 

We currently have three (3) vacancies on the Board; one position each in Western Australia, the Australian Capital Territory, and New South Wales.
We are looking to receive nominations from AITD members based in WA, ACT and NSW, subject to the eligibility criteria outlined in in the Nomination Form.
Nominations are open from Friday 15 March 2024 and close (strictly) at 11.59pm AEDT on Monday 25 March 2024.
This is an exciting opportunity for you to work collaboratively with the Board and CEO to shape the future direction of AITD!


Our directors - as at December 2023 - are:

Abbie Taylor MAITD
National President | South Australia

Abbie has over 15 years experience in learning, talent, and organisational development, across many industries; bringing energy and passion to the people she works with.  

Amy Martin AFAITD
Board Director | Queensland/Northern Territory

Over 20 years’ experience in technology support and adoption projects. Over 10 of those years’ have been in the training and learning space with the focus on technology enhanced learning.  


Gerard Grant FAITD
Board Director| Victoria/Tasmania 

Gerard has extensive experience in human resources management and workplace learning and development having worked in senior HR and OD/L&D roles in a number of organisations across several industries.  


Sandeep Kirpalani MAITD
Board Director | NSW | Co-opted 

Sandeep has a background in tax consultancy and for the past 15 years has held a number of learning and development roles within the not for profit sector.

Ben Campbell  MAITD
Company Secretary |  CEO AITD

Ben has served on a number of not-for-profit boards and served as a CEO/Executive Director/General Manager reporting to a board for the past 10 years. His management experience encompasses banking, NFP, education, pharmaceutical (OTC), FMCG and consulting. 

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