The SAFA Advisory Board was established in June 1995 to advise the Treasurer, the Minister for Finance and the Under Treasurer on issues pertaining to SAFA’s operations.  The Advisory Board has two functions under SAFA’s Act:

  • At the request of the Treasurer or the Under Treasurer provide advice to the Treasurer or the Under Treasurer on any question relating to the exercise by the Authority of its powers, functions or duties under the SAFA Act; and
  • If, in the opinion of the Advisory Board, it should provide advice to the Treasurer or the Under Treasurer on any matter relating to the exercise of the Authority of its powers, functions or duties under this Act even though a request has not been made by the Treasurer or the Under Treasurer.

Advisory Board

Advisory Board Membership

SAFA’s Act specifies that the Advisory Board must consist of not less than five and not more than seven members, one of which must be employed by a South Australian semi-government authority and one of which must have insurance expertise.

Members

Mr David Reynolds

Under Treasurer, Presiding Member

Ms Juliet Brown

Company Director

Mr Mark Day

Company Director

Mr Paul Holloway

Company Director

Ms Kathryn Presser

Company Director

Ms Joan Fitzpatrick

Company Director

Mr Jamie Hollamby

General Manager, Business Services, SA Water Corporation

Deputy Members

Ms Nicolle Rantanen

Chief Operations Officer, Department of Treasury and Finance (Deputy to Mr Reynolds)

Ms Kelly Rowlands

General Manager, Customer and Community Relations, SA Water Corporation (Deputy to Mr Hollamby)

SAFA Audit and Risk Management Committee

The Audit and Risk Management Committee provides independent advice to the Under Treasurer on SAFA’s financial and performance reporting responsibilities, risk management, and internal control systems.  The committee consists of the following three members:

Ms Nicolle Rantanen

Chief Operations Officer, Department of Treasury and Finance (Chairperson)

Tamara Tomich

Chief Executive, Lifetime Support Authority

Gianna Giannopoulos

Manager, Governance, Risk and Compliance, Funds SA