Information Advisory Committee Members


  • Timothy Pilgrim PSM (acting Australian Information Commissioner from 20 July 2015)


  • Ms Su McCluskey, CEO, Regional Australia Institute (appointed 1 Feb 2013)

Previous chair and members:

The chair of the committee is the person holding the position of Australian Information Commissioner under the Australian Information Commissioner Act 2010.

Prof John McMillan AO, held the position of Australian Information Commissioner from 1 November 2010 until 19 July 2015.

The inaugural IAC members were appointed on 29 September 2011. Their terms have now expired.  They were:

  • The Hon Dr John Bannon AO, Adjunct Professor of Law, University of Adelaide
  • Ms Anita Brown, Trade Marks Attorney, Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Ms Jenet Connell, Deputy Secretary, Department of Finance and Deregulation
  • Ms Jill Lang, Consultant
  • Mr Peter Lewis, Executive Producer, Landline ABC News Brisbane
  • Ms Roxanne Missingham, ANU Librarian (Chief Scholarly Information Officer)
  • Mr Alan Noble, Engineering Director, Google Sydney
  • Ms Kirstie Parker, Managing Editor, Koori Mail
  • Mr Edward Santow, Chief Executive Officer, Public Interest Advocacy Centre
  • Mr Michael Simpson, General Manager, Policy and Advocacy, Vision Australia
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