Our Executive Management Team
Tony Stuart, CEO
Tony Stuart is the Chief Executive Officer of UNICEF Australia. Prior to joining UNICEF, Tony was the Group CEO of National Roads and Motorists Association (NRMA), Australia’s largest member organisation. Previous roles include CEO of Sydney Airports Corp, Director of Development at Manchester Airport and General Manager at British Airways. Tony is Chair of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) Advisory Board, founding Director of the Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals (BCCM) and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Tony holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Canterbury.
Jennifer Tierney, Director of Fundraising & Communications
Jennifer Tierney is Director of Fundraising and Communications for UNICEF Australia. Prior to joining UNICEF, Jennifer was Senior Director at Synergos, an international development organisation where she oversaw fundraising and communications activities. Jennifer has worked as a strategic consultant with organisations including Amnesty International, Orbis, Concern Worldwide, and the Clinton Foundation. Prior to that she worked with Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), finishing her tenure there in the post of Development Director. Jennifer received a master’s degree in Humanitarian Affairs and Human Rights from the Global Affairs program at New York University. She graduated from Colgate University in 1998 with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Women’s Studies.
Andrew Barker, COO
Andrew Barker is the Chief Operating Officer of UNICEF Australia. Prior to UNICEF, Andrew held the role of Director Support Services for Amnesty International Australia, responsible for the corporate services division including Human Resources, Finance/Facilities and IT. Previous roles include Senior HR Consultant for the State Transit Authority of NSW and 10 years’ service as a commissioned officer in the Australian Defence Force. His overseas experience in the Australian Army in particular have shaped his interest in children's welfare. Andrew holds an MBA Human Resources from the University of Southern Queensland.
Amy Lamoin, Director of Policy and Advocacy (Acting)
Amy Lamoin is the Acting Director of Policy and Advocacy. Amy has significant experience in policy development in Australia and the Asia Pacific region, and in emergency response in the Middle East and West Africa. She has worked for UNICEF in Australia and overseas for seven years and specialises in child protection in emergencies, and minority rights. Prior to that, Amy worked as a technical adviser at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the United Nations Development Program, the Australian Human Rights Commission and the Department of the Premier and Cabinet in Queensland. Amy received a Master’s degree in Human Rights from the University of Sydney. She graduated from the University of Queensland in 1997 with a Bachelor of Arts (honours) in Political Science and Women’s Studies.