We are delighted to welcome our new members to the Board! We are so excited to have them take African Enterprise into a continued season of growth through their strategic guidance and leadership.

Our Board of Directors are from various and diverse backgrounds and we are thrilled to introduce our three new members!

Steven Mackay | Board Director

Mr Mackay has over 27 years experience as a lawyer in the Sydney CBD with the last 20 years as a partner. He is currently a partner of a first tier law firm Gilbert + Tobin in the Real Estate and Projects Group. He has also provided advice to many Christian not for profit organisations and understands the environment and the special challenges they face. Steven is an active member of the local church and has had in depth involvement with Christian work in Ethiopia for the past 15 years.

David Ralph | Board Director

Mr Ralph has many years business experience gained both domestically & internationally working in the corporate arena and 20 years running his own multi-site SME business. He is currently CEO of an evangelical Christian social enterprise organisation. David has a passion for mission & social enterprise that makes a difference in people’s lives. Married to Margaret and with 3 adult children David is actively engaged in leadership roles in his local church.

Carolyn Talbot | Board Director

Ms Carolyn Talbot has 20 years of management experience specialising in the area of Human Resources and more recently Corporate Services. She has worked predominately in the not-for-profit community sector and professional consulting services. She has a passion for encouraging and developing people to reach their full potential within their profession and personal lives. Carolyn is an active member of her local church and is excited to see the church grow both locally and internationally as people hear the good news of Jesus.

See the rest of our Board Directors here.





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