Federation Business School

Governance structure

The Australian Retirement Research Institute (ARRI) will be governed by a Strategy Council.

Its membership includes social gerontology researchers and industry representatives from Australia and internationally.

Indicative membership of ARRI's strategy council


Alison Monroe, Group CEO - Donington and Sageco, President NEEOPA, Australia


  • Gerard Mansour, Commissioner for Senior Victorians
  • Ross Miller, General Manager Human Resources, Australian Financial Services, Westpac Group, Australia
  • Andrew Rimington, Senior Manager Policy – Employment, Education & Training, VECCI
  • Michael O'Neil, Chief Executive, National Seniors Australia.
  • Susan Ryan AO, Age Discrimination Commissioner, Australia
  • Robert Anderson, Head of the Living Conditions and Quality of Life research programme, EuroFound
  • Fellow - Dr Sara Rix, Senior Strategic Policy Advisor, AARP Public Policy Institute Economics Team, USA
  • Fellow - Professor Chris Phillipson, Professor Sociology & Social Gerontology, University of Manchester, UK
  • Professor Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes, Director, Sloan Centre on Ageing and Work, Boston College, USA
  • Professor Deborah Ralston, Executive Director, Australian Centre for Financial Studies and Monash University, Australia
  • Fellow - Professor Simon Biggs, University of Melbourne and Brotherhood of St Lawrence, Australia