Board of Directors

Alexandrea Cannon Chair

Alexandrea Cannon


In addition to her role as Chair of the Leaders Institute of South Australia, Alexandrea is Chair of SATAC (SA & NT Tertiary Admissions Centre), non-executive Director and Chair of the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust SA selection committee, non-executive Director and Chair of Hood Sweeney Risk & Audit Committee, and non-executive Director and Chair of the Governance Committee of Credit Union SA. She is also the Director and Principal Consultant for Bizbuild Pty Ltd, a boutique HR business consultancy, and a facilitator for the AICD Company Directors Course.

Previously, Alexandrea was a Trustee of the South Australian Country Arts Trust, State Councillor of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a member of the DECS Voices of Women Board, and State President of the Australian Human Resources Institute. She also played a key role in the governance of the Breast Screen SA Review Steering Committee requested by the Minister of Health at that time.

Alexandrea has an extensive corporate career in human resource management and organisational development, both at the strategic and operational levels. She has a strong business background in international and national manufacturing, sales, financial services and the arts.

Awarded the Australian Human Resources Institute National Medal for Leadership, Alexandrea is a Graduate of the AICD Company Directors Course, and holds a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Business.