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Board of Directors

The Making Waves Foundation, formerly Sailors with Disabilities, is guided by our board members who are a highly experienced diverse range of people with extraordinary skills in a wide range of sectors.

Andrew King


Andrew King has moved into the board role of President. Andrew has extensive business experience in a broad range of manufacturing and distribution businesses. He has superior communication skills, a passion for brands and organisations.

Clive Hassett


Clive is the Treasurer for Making Waves Foundation having originally qualified as an accountant in the UK. He has lived and worked in a number of countries in his role as a senior executive with one of the world’s largest commercial insurance companies

John (Jack) Gray


John has a lifelong association with sailing. He is a partner of a law practice where he practises commercial law and currently sits on several private boards. He has been involved for many years in a voluntary capacity in sporting and community clubs.

Peter Lewis

Board Member

Peter is a chemical engineer by training. Peter had an extensive corporate career working for public multinationals in sugar, explosive, plastics and chemical industries locally and overseas. In the late 1980's Peter established his own engineering and polymer company.

Yvonne White

Board Member

Yvonne is a teacher and educator in the disability sector. She has been a long time supporter of MWF since she first brought her own students to participate in the programs and saw first hand the incredible impact they had. She brings to the Board her extensive experience in the education sector as well as her empathy and understanding of the complexities of disabilities in Australia.

Bryan Dorman

Board Member

Bryan has been a long time patron of MWF and assisted with the launch of programs in Melbourne.

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