Co-Chairperson, National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Housing Association
Ivan Simon PSM is currently the President of the Aboriginal Children’s Advancement Society (ACAS), Ivan is a Registered Aboriginal Owner and Board Member of the Biamanga National Park (Far South Coast of NSW), a member of the NRMA Reconciliation Action Plan Advisory Group and the Co-Chairperson of the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Housing Association (NATSIHA).
Ivan is involved in The Constellation Project (TCP) as a member of the Governance Group and the First Nations Leadership Team. TCP is a private sector and non-government strategy to alleviate homelessness within Australia over a generation. He was also a Board Member and Chairperson of the NSW/ACT Aboriginal Legal Service, a Board member of the Tranby Aboriginal College and the NSW Federation of Housing Association. Ivan resigned from these Boards in December 2017 due to other professional and personal commitments.
Ivan is currently a member and former Chairperson of the La Perouse Local Aboriginal Land Council