Dr Peta Seaton AM has been a Director of the Menzies Research Centre since 2015. Dr Seaton is Chair of Australian Hearing and is the principal of Strategic Consulting, providing counsel to CEOs on strategic issues including health, finance, infrastructure, public sector services and change management. From 2010 – 2014 she served as Deputy Chairman of the Bradman Foundation and as a Director of CARE Australia. In August 2015, Dr Seaton was appointed to the University of Sydney’s Near Eastern Archaeology Foundation Board. A former NSW Parliamentarian and frontbencher, Dr Seaton served as Director of Transition and Director of Strategic Priorities in the NSW Premier’s Office from 2011 establishing the NSW Strategic Plan and performance reporting, Infrastructure NSW, the NSW Public Service Commission, and Service NSW, asset management and State Owned Corporations reform, along with key elements of the NSW/Federal reform agenda.