Lyndsey has over 15 years leadership experience gained across international markets and is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Children’s Hospital Foundation. She is experienced in strategic planning, fundraising, marketing, philanthropy, digital transformation and leading highly effective teams. Lyndsey’s career spans international development, social services, health, medical research and the arts and she is passionate about building inclusive, engaged, and inspiring cultures to achieve the best possible outcomes for the communities we serve. Lyndsey joined the ChildFund Australia Board in February 2022 and is a member of the Communications & Marketing committee.
Shantanu has over a decade of experience in Social Entrepreneurship and International Development. He is currently the Managing Director of Leaders for Climate Action Australia, an organisation looking to drive urgent climate action with digital and technology sector companies and stakeholders. Prior to this, he has spent 6 years working in South Asia with Ashoka, the world’s largest network of leading social entrepreneurs. At Ashoka, he has led several key programs and advised over 500 social entrepreneurs across sectors such as human rights, healthcare, civic participation, and education. His work with social entrepreneurs has helped hundreds of innovations scale towards creating systemic change. Shantanu previously sat as a youth representative on the Board of Plan International Australia and has led several youth initiatives in Australia. He is currently sitting on the Program Review Committee.