Leadership Team

Chief Executive Officer
Vision Australia CEO Ron Hooton has led Vision Australia through a remarkable period of change, achieving significant outcomes for the blind and low vision communities of Australia.
Ron Hooton
General Manager Fundraising and Marketing
Ian joined Vision Australia in August 2019, having held a variety of senior executive fundraising, marketing and corporate affairs roles across the not-for-profit, government and health and hospital sectors throughout a 30 year professional career.
Ian Finlayson
Chief Information Officer
Damien joined Vision Australia in 2001 as an access technology consultant, specialising in workplace assessments after earlier working in IT roles with the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatry and Melbourne Business School.
Damien McCormack - CIO of Vision Australia
Chief Practitioner
A registered Occupational Therapist, Amelia is an experienced practitioner, operational, strategic and quality manager passionate about supporting clients to achieve their goals.
Amelia Ukovic
General Manager Service Innovation, Acting General Manager VIC, TAS, SA, WA, NSW & ACT Client Services
Graeme joined Vision Australia in 1995 and the leadership team in April 2013.
Graeme Craig
General Manager People and Culture
John joined Vision Australia in 2005, quite soon after the merger of the previous state based organisation.
John Gow-Hills
General Manager QLD, NNSW, NT, Government Relations and Advocacy
Karen has been blind since birth. She is a registered psychologist with previous experience in mental health, youth suicide prevention and mental health promotion.
Karen Knight