The Australian Wool Education Trust is administered by 5 Trustees, 2 appointed by the Australian Wool Testing Authority Ltd (AWTA Ltd), 2 appointed by Australian Wool Innovation Ltd (AWI) and 1 by the Federation of Australian Wool Organisations (FAWO).

The Trust is an independent body, with policy being fully determined by the Trustees, without influence from AWTA Ltd, FAWO and/or AWI.

The current Trustees are:

Appointer Trustee Details
  • Michael Jackson : (Chairman of Trustees)
    Managing Director, AWTA Ltd
    Director of New Zealand Wool Testing Authority Ltd and JinAo Testing Company Ltd
  • Peter Sommerville : (Secretary of Trustees)
    Principal, PJS Services Pty Ltd, formerly Corporate Development Manager, AWTA Ltd, now retired.
  • Mr John Lewis:
    Formerly Divisional Manager, AWTA Ltd Product Testing; Managing Director, Macquarie Textiles Group; now retired
  • Cameron Archer AM PSM:
    Chairman, Primary Industries Education Foundation.
    Formerly Principal, Tocal Agricultural Centre, now retired
  • Andrew Vizard:
    Principal Fellow, Faculty of Veterinary & Agricultural Science, Melbourne University