Executive Committee

Sian McLean (President), Rachel Lawson (President-elect), Mandy Goldstein, Shane Jeffrey, Kim Hurst, Susan Barnett, Megan Bray, Shannon Calvert, Bethanie Gouldthorp, Kellie Lavender, Anita Raspovic, Catherine Roberts, Ana Ximena Torres & Marion Roberts

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Policies & Procedures committee

Responsible for developing and reviewing ANZAED’s policies & procedures.
Members can join this committee only if they are existing ANZAED Exec members

Mandy Goldstein (Chair), Rachel Lawson, Shannon Calvert & Bethanie Gouldthorp

Finance committee

Responsible for managing and overseeing the financial aspects of the organisation​.

Shane Jeffrey (chair), Sian Mclean, Rachel Lawson, Jeremy Freeman

Social Media committee

Responsible for the development, implementation, promotion and evaluation of ANZAED’s online social media activities, in particular Facebook and Twitter.

Jessica Podkowka (Co-chair), Catherine Roberts (Co-chair), Ana Ximena Torres, Fiona Sutherland,  Elysa Roberts, Stephanie Miles & Sarah Wells

Membership committee

Purpose is to facilitate ANZAED’s acting on behalf of members, identifying ways to improve member benefits and identifying ways to increase and retain membership.

Anita Raspovic (Chair), Shannon Calvert, Annaleise Robertson, Megan Bray & Shannon Bramwell.

Online Consultation committee

ANZAED’s group online consultation/supervision program provides accessible and affordable clinical consultation by a qualified and experienced eating disorder professionals.

Megan Bray (Chair), Tania Dickinson, Mandy Goldstein, Kellie Lavender

Professional Development committee

Responsible for developing ANZAED’s strategic direction in professional development, including partnerships with other organisations​.

Jeremy Freeman (Interim Chair), Chris Basten, Mandy Goldstein, Rachel Lawson, Mia Pelizzer, Michelle Roberton, Jessica Ryan,  Sarah Trobe, Amy Talbot, 

Past President’s committee

Purpose is to play an advisory role to the ANZAED Office Bearers and Executive, and to assist in making connections with other eating disorder organisations, professionals and academic institutions, both national and international.

Kim Hurst (Chair), Gabbi Heruc, Paul Foulkes, Anthea Fursland, Susan Paxton, Beth Shelton, Phillipa Hay, Chris Thornton; Sloane Madden

Conference & Workshop Committees

Responsible for the organisation of ANZAED training events

Jessica Ryan & Hollie Laver

Kate Mulgrew & Shane Jeffrey

Scientific Co-chairs
Warren Ward, Kate Mulgrew

Kim Hurst, Lyza Norton, Veya Seekis, Natalie Loxton, Megan Bray, Belinda Chelius, Penny Larcombe, Aimee Maxwell

Joanne Titterton & Deb Mitchison

Scientific Co-chairs
Lois Surgenor & Andrew Wallis

Colleen Alford; Evelyn Boon; Shannon Calvert; Deanne Harris; Susan Hart; Trevor Stewart; Ranjani Utpala

Catherine Houlihan & Megan Bray

Olivia Carter & Shannon Calvert

Scientific Chair

Professor Susan Byrne


Sue Byrne, Shannon Calvert, Fiona Cartwright, Jemma Caswell, Tania Coats, Emma Dove, Kate Fleming, Janet Fountaine, Jeremy Freeman,  Anthea Fursland, Stephanie Hill, Kim Hoiles, Fintan O’Looney, Uli O’Sullivan, Kasia Targowski, Melissa Edwin

Linsey Atkins & Michelle Roberton

Claire Diffey, Jeremy Freeman

Randall Long, Tracey Wade

Emma Altman, Michael Batterham, Angela Mignone, Kate Parsons, Mia Pellizzer, Anna Steele, Eloisa Steen, Simon Wilksch, Anthea Fursland, Genevieve Pepin, Fiona Sutherland

Marion Roberts, Rachel Lawson (co-chairs)
Emma Thompson, Lynne Blake, Rosie Brown Jeremy Freeman

Scientific Committee

Anthea Fursland, Jerel Calzo

Jessica Baker, Olivia Carter, Susan Hart, Sian McLean, Deborah Mitchison, Mae Lynn Reyes-Rodriguez, Chris Thornton, Tracey Wade, Ashley Solomon, Christina Wierenga