The Hon John Hannaford
Chairman of Board (Independent)
The Hon John Hannaford LLB (Australian National University) is a former Australian politician.
In 1984, he was elected to the New South Wales Legislative Council. In 1990 he was appointed Minister for State Development, moving to Health and Community Services in 1991 and Attorney General and Industrial Relations in 1992. Later that year, he was also appointed Vice-President of the Executive Council. In 1993 he was appointed Attorney General and Minister for Justice. He was Leader of the Government in the Legislative Council from 1992 until 1995, and was elected Leader of the Opposition in the Legislative Council following the Labor Party’s win at the 1995 NSW election.
Since 2000, he has held numerous Government and corporate appointments and directorships.
The Hon John Hannaford provides the Board with high level advice and brings strong business acumen to the management of the Institute.
Professor Paul Cleveland
Professor Paul Cleveland PhD, MTechMgt, BEdStud (Qld), BA, DipArt (Graphic Design), DipT (BCAE), FDIA is the Director of the Queensland College of Art within Griffith University in Queensland.
Professor Cleveland has a background in graphic design and experience in marketing, promotions and digital media. Professor Cleveland’s research interests include the evolution of design style, design archaeology and interactive mapping systems. He is a member of the Australian Graphic Design Association and a Fellow of the Design Institute of Australia. He is well recognized by practitioners in the discipline for both his wide knowledge of theory and practical application of multimedia mediums.
Professor Cleveland, as the Chair of the Academic Board, provides a high level of academic leadership in the delivery and continuing development of the Bachelor of Interactive Media here at the Wentworth Institute.