Neil has been Chair of the CANA board since October 2021. He splits his professional time between leading the Corporate Affairs for a disability provider, and his own business-for-purpose government engagement consulting firm, Tanck. Neil sits on a number of community, government and private boards, and brings his passion for stakeholder and government engagement, as well as extensive governance skills to CANA. Neil lives in regional Victoria, with his two dogs and many greenhouses, and in his spare time snowboards and kayaks. Neil also lectures leadership and governance at the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney.