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Lucy Ayre - Cancer Council SA

Role:
General Manager, Finance

Appointed 6 April 2021

Lucy knows the impact of cancer firsthand, losing both her father and brother to cancer. She is passionate about making sure that people recognise and act upon the early signals of changes in their health, however small they may be, to reduce the impacts of cancer on their lives and their families. She is driven to ensure that she supports Cancer Council SA to continue to provide essential support and guidance to all SA families affected by cancer.

A member of the Australian Society of Certified Practicing Accountants and a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, Lucy and has worked in the United Kingdom, Hong Kong and Australia. She has a strong background in finance and corporate management, having worked in financial services, media and local government as well as an extensive background in not-for-profit organisations. Lucy has a Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Corporate Governance and has acted as company secretary for a number of companies.

A passionate believer in the power of information to make the best decisions, Lucy strives to ensure that financial information and management are key in the Cancer Council SA’s activities to maximise support for all South Australians impacted by cancer.