Ms Renita Garard (AM)
Chair (appointed 1 October 2015 - 30 September 2021)
Renita is a chartered accountant with more than 20 years' experience in the provision of financial and taxation advice through roles within leading professional services firms. In particular, she has significant experience in the provision of advisory services regarding large commercial transactions and reorganisations for corporate entities, private family groups, superannuation funds and investment funds.
Renita is a Director of Queensland Rugby Football League Limited and is also a Director of not for profit organisation, the 4 Aussie Heroes Foundation Limited.
A dual Olympic gold medallist as a former hockey player with the Australian Women's Hockey Team (1996 & 2000), Renita was a Director of Hockey Australia from 2001 to 2012. In addition, Renita was a member of the Executive of the international body, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) for seven years during this period.