Image: Catherine Livingstone, AO
- Carl Bento
- © Australian Museum
Catherine Livingstone was appointed President of the Australian Museum Trustees in January 2012.
Catherine has been Chairman of Telstra Corporation (since 2009) and a Director of Telstra Corporation (since 2000). She is also a Director of Macquarie Group Ltd (since 2003) and WorleyParsons Ltd (since 2007). She is currently a Member of the NSW Innovation Council and the former Chair of CSIRO (2001-06) and the Australian Business Foundation (2002-05). She is a former Director of Rural Press Ltd (2000-03), Goodman Fielder Ltd (2000-03). She is also a former Managing Director of Cochlear Ltd (1994-2000). She has received a number of awards and was the recipient of NSW Distinguished Fellows Award AICD 2011. She received the Alumni Award for Distinguished Service (Professional Category) from Macquarie University in 2006. Catherine was made an Officer of the Order of Australia in 2008 for services to the development of science, technology and innovation policies, business and management.