MFAA National Forums are established by MFAA constituent members of specific industry sub-sectors. National Forums are advisory in nature and do not form part of the MFAA's formal governance.

The forums are an important way for members to shape and influence the industry to improve customer outcomes. 

National Aggregators Forum

Mark Haron Connective (President)
Clive Kirkpatrick VOW/YBR (Vice President)
Anja Pannek PLAN 
Brad Wood Astute Financial
David Smith Aussie
Gerald Foley nMb
Joe Sirianni Smartline
John Kolenda Finsure
Mark Hewitt AFG
Sam White Loan Market
Simon Southwell FAST 
Stephen Moore Choice
Susan Mitchell Mortgage Choice
Will Lockett Specialist Finance Group


National Lenders Forum

Aaron Milburn*  Pepper Money
Cory Bannister La Trobe Financial 
Glenn Gibson* ING
John Skillbeck* AMP Bank
Mark Middleton Teachers Mutual Bank
Mark Vilo Suncorp
Mat Patterson ME
Stewart Saunders* Heritage Bank


*New to the Forum

National Equipment and Commercial Finance Forum

George Obeid   Judo Capital (President)
John Macalyk   AAA Mortgages
Joe Zappia   Access Finance & Capital
Mhairi MacLeod   Astute Ability Finance Group
Graeme Porter   Australian Broker Services 
Brendan Guthrie   B S G Mortgages & Finance
Michael Budge   Bayside Finance
Wayne Anderson   Benchmarc Group
John Dear   Broadway Leasing 
Paul Hunt   Darwin Home Loans
Jason Hamilton   Darwin Home Loans
Ian Richardson   Director, ICR Financial Services Pty Ltd
Patrick Clarkson   FAST
Rob Ryan   FAST
Cristian Fedrigo   GetCapital
Greg Hearn   Greg Hearn Financial Solutions
Stewart Murphy   IMB
John Kolyvas   ING
Aaron Greffenius   Loan Market - Picton
Ray Slack   Macarthur Finance 
Chris Slack   Platform Consolidated Group
Melissa Gielnik   Smart Lending
Peter Vala   Thinktank
David Coyner   Tin Roof Financials Services
Glenn Mitchell   VOW
James Grima   Westminster Finance & Business Solutions
David Devenish   Westminster National Equipment & Property Finance
Milton Urriste   Westpac
Darren Green   Westpac

National Compliance and Regulatory Forum

Greg Ashe QED Risk (President)
Stephen Wormald Vow Financial
Amanda Sterling Connective 
Don Campbell Aussie
Kevin Cottier Smartline
Monique Hope-Pearson Connective
Bevan McAulay Astute
Elizabeth Kelly Aussie
Elise Ivory Dentons Lawyers


Young Professionals Panel

Michael Arbon KeyInvest Lending Services
Natalie Baljak Australian Healthcare Advisors
Bernadette Christie-David Atelier Wealth 
Tommy Lim SF Capital
Bianca Patterson  Calculated Lending
Iva Rasic Borrow Right 
Dylan Salotti  Divitis Finance & Mortgage Broking
Donald  Tang  Alliance Mortgage Solutions
Justin Vella Berkeley Capital Partners
Sophia Wu Home Loans (Upper Mount Gravatt)
Joel Wyld Peasy