Dr Erica Smyth AC
Dr Erica Smyth AC is a highly experienced business leader and professional company director who joined the Board of the Lions Eye Institute in 2019. Dr Smyth has 45 years’ experience in the mineral and petroleum industries across a broad range of roles. She is currently Chair of the Ministerial Advisory Board for the National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environment Management Authority (NOPSEMA) as well as the Industry Advisory Board for the ARC Centre for Mine Site Restoration. Dr Smyth was named 2019 Western Australian of the Year in the Business category. A Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, she was presented with the AICD’s not-for-profit director of the year award in 2018. She is the co-founder and Chair of the Mega Data Cluster WA and sits on the WA Digital Environmental Impact Assessment working party.