The day to day activities of the NSCA Foundation are run by your dedicated team.


Bernie Doyle, NSCA Foundation President and Chairman

Bernie Doyle

Interim CEO and President & Chairman

Bernie Doyle’s first involvement with the NSCA Foundation was as a Director in the former South Australian Division in 1991.

As President of the South Australian Board he was part of the working party that merged South Australia into a National body. He has been a Director ever since and is currently serving his fourth term as Chairman.

Trishna Billimoria, Company Secretary and Accountant

Trishna Billimoria

Finance Manager

Trishna joined the team in 2016 and is a qualified Chartered Accountant who has worked across a number of New Zealand industries, including vineyards, engineering, financial and professional services.

As the Foundation’s Finance Manager, Trishna ensures all accounting, taxation and business reporting requirements of our independent, not for profit, member base organisation is fulfilled in a timely and accurate manner.

Richard Cornish, NSCA Foundation Events Manager

Richard Cornish

Events Manager

Richard is a highly organised, hands-on events professional with a track record in transforming, planning and delivering events that exceed expectations of stakeholders. He has over four year’s experience both in the association event sector as an in-house manager and with a professional conference organiser on events from intimate workshops for 5 people to 1,200 delegate congresses. Richard brings a passion for delivering engaging events for the NSCA Foundation that provide members with information to help innovate their workplaces as well as network with fellow WHS professionals.



Alisa Leabon

Alisa Leabon

Membership & Administration Co-ordinator

Alisa joined the NSCA Foundation in 2016 and has a background in the service industry, specifically in marketing for shopping centres and working in local community based organisations. Utilising all those skills and working closely with the Membership Manager, Alisa’s goal is to ensure that our team continually improves our membership procedures and the member benefits for all our members.

Christina Lehnis, NSCA Foundation Marketing and Communications Specialist

Christina Lehnis

Marketing Manager

Christina manages the NSCA Foundation's marketing and communication activities. With marketing experience in the professional services sector as well as work experience for not for profits in Australia and overseas, she collaborates with the NSCA Foundation team and our media partner to keep members and the general public up to date with all things WHS.

Steven Liu, NSCA Foundation Membership Manager

Steven Liu

Membership Manager

Steven has worked with a range of membership associations for over a decade, in a variety of functions including events and membership.

He is passionate about engaging members on WHS issues and assessing how membership can assist and add value to their profession.