Ruth has been pursuing a career as a non-executive director since 2000. She is Chair of Australian Ethical Superannuation Ltd, Executive Chair of WOB Pty Ltd (Women on Boards) and a director of the National Foundation for Australian Women. She is a former director of The Infants Home Ashfield and the NSW Casino Control Authority.
Her NED experiences to date have enabled her to contribute her finance and business management expertise as well as her in depth understanding of the public policy, regulatory and business interface. Ruth is a builder of coalitions who influences issues in the national interest.
Prior executive roles include the Executive Director of the Australian Association of National Advertisers and senior positions with Telstra, the Australian Broadcasting Tribunal and the Federal government.