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Classification Review Board Members

Classification Review Board members

The members of the Classification Review Board are chosen to be broadly representative of the Australian community. This means that they are drawn from diverse areas, age groups and backgrounds. Board members are not required to hold any specific qualifications, but they must meet certain selection criteria which reflects the experience and qualities needed to effectively carry out their role.

The members of the Classification Review Board live in different parts of Australia and travel to Sydney to make review decisions.

Who are the current Classification Review Board members?

The Review Board is currently made up of a Convenor, a Deputy Convenor and other Review Board members.

Fiona Jolly

Fiona Jolly 

Deputy Convenor

(currently Acting Convenor)

Appointed: 7 December 2011

Appointment expires: 30 June 2017

Fiona Jolly, 47, resides in Wamboin NSW and works in the ACT. She is currently the Chief Executive Officer of the Advertising Standards Bureau and previously held numerous positions with a number of Australian Government agencies. Fiona has also held positions on numerous boards including as Director of the Australian Business Volunteers (current), the Ministerial Advisory Council for Women (ACT), Majura Primary School Board and as National President of the Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) of Australia.

Fiona holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts (ANU) and a Master of Laws (Melbourne) specialising in communications and international trade law. She is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Fiona is the parent of four children aged five to thirteen years and has been actively involved in her local community through her children's school and sporting commitments as well her volunteer work with the YWCA over a period of 15 years.

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Peter Attard

Peter Attard 

Appointed: 7 December 2011

Appointment expires: 30 June 2017

Peter Attard, 47, lives in Melbourne, Victoria. He has been the director of two small retail businesses, managing digital music sales as well as importing food, wine and beer from Malta. Peter has also been involved in a variety of hospitality projects and ventures.

He has created and taught media, visual literacy, visual arts and photography curriculum in both secondary and TAFE education, as well as serving as Coordinator of these studies at various colleges in Victoria.

Peter has been a committee member of the Australian Teachers of Media (ATOM), judged ATOM student film awards and is a member of the Victorian Institute of Teaching.

Peter holds a Bachelor of Education (Visual Arts) from the University of Melbourne. He is the father of three teenage children, and actively pursues his passions of film appreciation, music, AFL football and travel.

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Peter Price OAM

Peter Price

Appointed: 7 December 2014

Appointment expires: 30 June 2017

Peter Price OAM, 50, resides in Sydney, NSW and is an advertising and communications professional with over 25 years experience in multi-national agencies in Johannesburg, London and Sydney. He is currently the Managing Director of First Light, an advertising agency he founded in 1994.

His experiences as a victim of multiple crimes in South Africa helped steer him in the direction of violence prevention and law enforcement advocacy. Peter has been closely involved with the development of Crime Stoppers, a community based initiative assisting in the collection of crime related information from the public. Peter has been a Director of Crime Stoppers Australia since 1999 and has served as Chairman for five years and as Deputy Chairman for six years. He has also served as CEO of Crime Stoppers NSW since 2008 and Vice President of Crime Stoppers International since 2012.

In 2009, Peter was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia for his service to community safety through executive roles with Crime Stoppers.

Peter was also a Board Director of the Internet Industry Association from 2011 to 2014. He holds a diploma in marketing management and is a graduate and fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

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Susan Knowles

Susan Knowles 

Appointed: 1 July 2015

Appointment expires: 30 June 2017

Susan (Sue) Knowles, 64, resides in Perth, Western Australia. Sue retired as a Senator for Western Australia in the Australian Federal Parliament after 21 years of public service. During her career in the Parliament, Sue held a variety of positions including Shadow Minister for Multicultural Affairs and Deputy Opposition Whip in the Senate. Sue also served on many Senate committees and inquiries including as chairman of the Senate Community Affairs Legislation dealing with health care, aged care, aboriginal heath, welfare and other related matters.

Sue is currently a chairman of the Council of Owners for Seashells Resorts in Broome and Mandurah. She is actively involved in the local community by way of volunteer work with the St John of God Hospital and is a member and patron of several local sporting clubs.

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Richard Williams

Richard Williams

Appointed: 1 July 2015

Appointment expires: 30 June 2017

Richard Williams resides in Brisbane, Queensland, and is the Principal for Ideas Grew, a consultancy providing a range of services to commercial and not for profit organisations including strategic planning, development of funding models, research, reviews, mediation and training.

His career history encompasses both state and Commonwealth government positions including Director of Strategic Planning for Queensland's Emergency Services Department, Director of Facilities and Services for Education Queensland and First Assistant Secretary with the former Commonwealth agency, Australian Estate Management.

Richard holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Graduate Diploma in Town Planning. He has also had a long association with Volunteering Queensland and Volunteering Australia in a variety of positions together with service as a member of the Fathers' Executive of Brisbane Girls Grammar.

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