Our Patrons and Board

Leadership WA Patron

The Honourable Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia, is one of the most experienced and respected political figures in Australia.

Prior to being installed as Governor on the 1st May 2018, Mr Beazley had dedicated almost three decades to a career in Federal Parliament, representing the WA seats of Brand and Swan.

In 2009, Mr Beazley was awarded the Companion of the Order of Australia for service to the Parliament of Australia through contributions to the development of government policies in relation to defence and international relations, and as an advocate for Indigenous people, and to the community.

In February 2010, Mr Beazley was appointed Ambassador to the United States of America, and served until January 2016.


The Honourable Kim Beazley AC

Governor of Western Australia, Leadership WA Patron

Leadership WA Vice Patrons

The Hon. Mark McGowan MLA

Premier of Western Australia

Treasurer; Minister for Public Sector Management; Federal-State Relations

The Hon. Mia Davies MLA

Leader of the Opposition

Shadow Minister for Regional Development; Finance; Electoral Affairs; Federal-State Relations; Public Sector Management; Women's Interests; Jobs & Trade

Board of Directors

Todd Hutchison

Board Director

Global Chairman/CEO, Peopleistic

Sam Barbaro

Board Director

Chief Operating Officer, Western Power