Foundation Board

Introducing the Board

The Board meets in Sydney, Australia, and is comprised of volunteer workers with legal and financial expertise and extensive experience in the work of ICDF. It is chaired by Jenny Dennis.

Jenny Dennis - Chair

Jenny was a recipient of the Flame Award in 2018 for her outstanding contribution to CDFA for almost 40 years. Jenny has been a dancer, teacher and choreographer, holding significant positions of leadership with CDFA, such as the NSW State Coordinator, co-leading national conferences and co-directing Abundance Concerts for 10 years. She was also a dance teacher with Wesley Institute for 15 years.

Rod West - Deputy Chair

Rod was the National Coordinator for CDFA for 10 years and provides a wealth of administrative expertise to the Foundation.


Susie Bond - Secretary

Susie is director of a busy Sydney Physiotherapist practice and Pilates studio. She has been involved with CDFA as a dancer. She is an anatomy teacher and dance Physio for the former Wesley Institute Dance degree, and other dance schools and courses, including the ICDF Diploma.

Bruce Dennis - Member

Bruce is a retired lawyer with an informed knowledge of the Sydney dance scene providing advice to dance companies and not-for-profits.

Mary Jones - Founder

Mary is founder of ICDF. She continues to provide advice, expertise and support to the Board. 

Sally Torr - Member

Sally is a retired health manager and been part of CDFA since 1978 providing administrative and creative input for conferences. She strongly supports the arts in Bourke, a small remote rural town in NSW and is Vice President of Outback Arts/Building Creative Communities.

Honorary Auditor

Geoff Chubb

Geoff Chubb is a fellow of CPA Australia. His background is in accounting and management in Australia, UK, and Canada. He was Administrator of Robert Menzies College Macquarie University, until his retirement. He is married to Cathy and has two adult children.

(The ICDFF Board has the capacity to include other members who are not listed on the website due to working in culturally sensitive ministries or places.)

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