Board of Directors

Callum Dodd

Founder, Director and CEO of Active Vets Australia. Callum’s background is in Information Technology where he has managed projects and programmes within Australia and overseas.

Stephen Karsai JP

Stephen served with the Australian Defence Force from 1970 to 1990 where he was deployed to Vietnam and recalled to active duty for Operation Safe Haven – Refugee Assistance from Kosovo and East Timor. He is currently the Senior Vice President of the Vietnam Veterans Peacekeepers and Peacemakers Association of Australia, where amongst other roles, is a Pension Advocate. Stephen is on Board of Directors Veterans Liaison Gosford and Brisbane Waters Private Hospitals and has been on the board of Directors for the Ettalong Memorial Services Club.

Trevor Friend

Trevor has served as a Red Shield Defence Office with the Australian Defence Force where he was deployed to East Timor and the Solomon Islands. He is a founding and lifetime member of TSAMM international Australia, and as required, is the 2IC for The Salvation Army Emergency Services (Rockhampton, QLD)

Trevor has been diagnosed with PTSD.