The Board of Directors
Stephen Wilkinson – Chairman
Stephen has been on the Board of BBM for nearly 20 years and chair since 2016. Stephen has a strong personal connection to the Big Brother Movement as his father migrated to Australia through the scheme in 1955.
Stephen has been working as a successful Barrister in Sydney for over 25 years.
Eric Haines – Director, Treasurer
Eric migrated to Australia under the BBM migration assistance scheme in 1974. He studied at UNSW to earn a Commerce Degree and progress to becoming a Fellow of Chartered Accountants in Australia. He has been working throughout in assisting small business and individuals with tax, superannuation and financial planning for over 30 years. Eric is a Registered Tax Agent, Registered Company Auditor, Registered SMSF Auditor, Authorised Representative of Count Financial Ltd & a Justice of the Peace.
Ben Madden – Director
Ben Madden was a BBM Youth Support Awardee in 1997. He now runs the successful cabinet making business Capital Veneering, employing over 80 staff and apprentices.
Nathan Gore-Brown – Director
Nathan received a BBM Trade Scholarship in 2001, and looks back on this experience as a cornerstone of his career in the automotive industry. Sustainability, innovation and leadership are the concepts that drive Nathan in his career, and he brings sound business and team building skills to the board. Nathan joined the BBM Youth Support Board in 2019.
Tim Eyes – Director
2010 BBM Agricultural Scholarship Tim Eyes joined the BBM Youth Support Board in 2019. Tim brings to the board his industry knowlegde, his passion for the legacy of the Little Brothers for farming in Australia and his commitment to mentoring young farmers.