National Advisory Committee on the VVCS - Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service (NAC)

Current Committee Membership

Position and name
 Position Name
Chairman Dr Tony Austin AM – Veteran
Member Mr Paul Copeland OAM JP - Peacekeeper
Member Mrs Mel Pyrah – Partner and Families
Member Professor Malcolm Battersby - Psychiatrist
Member Dr David Cockram - Vietnam Veteran
Member Mr Brenton Russell DSM - Contemporary Veteran
Member Ms Tracey Negus - Daughter of Vietnam Veteran
Member Dr David Monash - General Practitioner
Member Ms Heike Brown - Contemporary Veteran
Ex-officio  WO David Ashley OAM RSM-A - ADF Representative
Ex-officio Major General Mark Kelly AO DSC -  Repatriation Commissioner
Ex-officio Professor David Forbes - Director, Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health
Ex-officio Mr Ray Bromwich - Defence Community Organisation representative
Ex-officio Mr Wayne Penniall - National Manager, VVCS