Dr David Young MBBS, FRACS
David Young is one of Australia’s most prominent and respected Orthopaedic surgeons. With an A-List of Australian and international professional athletes as patients, David is regarded as a leader in his field. David lectures and consults internationally. His vision led to a Trauma-Hospital being built in Sri Lanka following the 2004 Tsunamis and he is firmly dedicated to the health, well-being and education of youth here in Australia.
The Andrews family has been a respected member of Melbourne’s business community for decades. Ros has been very involved as a volunteer with many organisations, including the Lady Mayoress’ Committee. She first began assisting the 20th Man Fund’s “Back to School” program 22 years ago. Ros is also a dedicated Trustee of the Ujamaa Foundation, which runs a children’s home in Tanzania set up by her daughter Carley.
Wayne J Talbot B.Bus
Wayne is a former Consulting Partner with Price Waterhouse Coopers where he held various roles using Information Technology as a basis for significant business change and improvement. He has worked extensively in Asia and was Managing Partner of the Singapore and Thailand Consulting Divisions. Since retiring from the firm Wayne has operated a private practice specialising in overhead cost management and business development.
John Jenkins comes with decades of experience in all forms of small-to-medium business. As director of consulting firm, Global Matrix Solutions, John delivers streamlined business solutions to hundreds of businesses throughout Victoria. John forms part of the Finance Committee and is a crucial part of the future of the 20th Man Fund.
Trish Winchester, founder and Managing Director of Advanced Skin Technology is one of Australia’s most respected names in skincare. Trish Winchester has worked extensively in the beauty industry for over 15 years and has been committed to sourcing and providing the most technologically advanced pre and post-surgical products and treatments available globally, for distribution to the Australian medical market.
Jennifer is Principal of the high profile, St Kilda Park Primary School for the past five years. This follows a 9 year stint as Principal in Warrnambool, Victoria. An active voice of the Government Education System, Jennifer is a committee member of the Victorian initiative – TVLC; Vice Chair of the Beachside Principal’s Network and a Principal Executive Officer of the Australian Education Union.
An award winning journalist & editor, and Vietnam Veteran, Ron co-founded the 20th Man Fund with Les Twentyman OAM in 1984. He was the Managing Editor and co-owner of the Western Times News Group for 25 years. Ron was awarded the Centenary Medal for services to independent Newspapers and journalism in 2001. Now semi-retired Ron is a well respected Yoga professional teaching across Melbourne’s inner suburbs.
Born and raised in Braybrook in Melbourne’s West, MIke is a much respected local businessman. Having established a number of car-dealerships in Melbourne including Volvo and Honda, Mike went on to co-found communications company, BlueAnt Wireless. Mike is an active member of numerous community groups.
Spanning a career of more than 20 years in the skincare industry, Heather Harrison – General Manger for Advanced Skin Technology, is one of Australia’s most innovative, dynamic and highly respected experts in the business. Since humble beginnings in 1994, Heather has been a key associate at Advanced Skin Technology, bringing her highly developed skills, competencies and vision to the company and assisting with the remarkable success, significant growth and placing Advanced Skin Technology on the map as one of Australia’s fastest growing companies.
John is a former councillor and Mayor of Sunshine, a Melton Shire Council commissioner, AFL Victoria Director and a Member of the Advisory Committee for City West Water. He has a long history in building and property development and is a qualified Registered Commercial Residential Builder. John brings an extensive knowledge of the Western Suburbs to the 20th Man Fund.
Wayne is director of specialist leadership and team development consultancy – Bridgeworks. Wayne has extensive experience working with executive teams and employees from some of Australia’s most recognised organisations. Wayne’s expertise for forward thinking has extended to his passion for youth welfare and he is a welcome addition to the 20th Man Board.