ACER is governed by the members of ACER Council who also are appointed as members of the Board of Directors.

Tanya Deery
Tanya Deery

BBSc(Hons) La Trobe, MSc Melbourne

GGM Talent and Culture
ANZ Banking Group

Dr Daniel Edwards
Dr Daniel Edwards

BA(Hons), PhD Monash

Research Director
ACER

Emeritus Professor Bill Louden AM
Emeritus Professor Bill Louden AM (Chair)

BA WA, DipEd WA Secondary TC, BEd MEd Murdoch, PhD Toronto, FACE

Emeritus Professor
University of Western Australia

Professor Geoff Masters AO
Professor Geoff Masters AO

BSc, MEd WA, PhD Chicago, FACE, FACEL

Chief Executive Officer
ACER

Sandra Milligan
Sandra Milligan (Deputy Chair)

BEd (Hons), BSc, MEd WA, PhD Melbourne, FAICD

Director, Assessment Research Centre
University of Melbourne

Dr Geoffrey Newcombe AM
Dr Geoffrey Newcombe AM

Dip Ed, BSc, MEd Admin, PhD University of New South Wales

Chief Executive
The Association of Independent Schools of New South Wales (AISNSW)

David Sacks
David Sacks

BA University of Melbourne

Partner & Consulting Government & Public Sector Leader, PwC Australia Consulting

Mark Scott
Mark Scott

BA, DipEd, MA University of Sydney, MPA Harvard University

Secretary
NSW Department of Education