The Board is responsible to the Minister for Finance for all aspects of the administration of all Super SA schemes except for the management and investment of funds. It is made up of a presiding member, two members appointed by the Governor and two members elected by Super SA members.

Super SA Board members are:

G:\Marketing & Comms\Web\2009 upgrade\New website images\AnnetteH 1001 web bwMs Annette Hurley

Presiding Member, Super SA Board
Appointed by the Governor until 8 September 2019.

Senator for South Australia from 2004 until 2011 and a Member of Parliament between 1993 and 2001, including time as deputy leader of the South Australian Labor Party. After 18 years of service in both state and federal parliaments she retired in 2011.

Presiding Member, Southern Select Super Corporation Board; Director, TAFE Board.

Virginia DeeganMs Virginia Deegan

Appointed by the Governor until 22 July 2018.

Director Infrastructure, University of Adelaide, A Fellow of CPA Australia (FCPA). Presiding Member, Central Adelaide Local Health Network Advisory Council, Member of the Southern Select Super Corporation.



Jan McMahonMs Jan McMahon

Member elected representative until 1 October 2018.

Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (FAICD); Fellow of the Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees (FAIST); Director, Superannuation Funds Management Corporation of South Australia; Chairperson, Health Partners Ltd; Director, People’s Choice Credit Union; Member, Australian Council of Trade Unions; Director, Financial Solutions Australasia Pty Ltd; Director, Australian Central Services Pty Ltd; Secretary, SA Government Superannuation Federation. Member of the Southern Select Super Corporation.

Associate Professor Bill Griggs AM ASMAssociate Professor Bill Griggs AM ASM

Member elected representative until 1 October 2018.

  • Director, Trauma Services - Royal Adelaide Hospital, Clinical Director, Retrieval Coordination - MedSTAR Emergency Medical Retrieval, State Controller (Health and Medical) - SA Health, Clinical Associate Professor - University of Adelaide, Clinical Associate Professor – James Cook University, Regional Ambulance Service Medical Officer - SA Ambulance Service, Director, Air Force Health Reserves SA/WA - Royal Australian Air Force. Member of the Southern Select Super Corporation.

Richard Dennis 2017Mr Richard Dennis PSM

Appointed by the Governor until 22 July 2018.

Legal practitioner and consultant; South Australian Parliamentary Counsel 2006-2015; Member, Board of Governors, Walford Anglican School for Girls; Member, Synod of the Anglican Diocese of Adelaide; Member, Anglican Diocese of Adelaide Legal Committee; Chancellor of the Diocese of Adelaide. Member of the Southern Select Super Corporation.


The Office and the Board do not have a formal Conflict of Interest policy as they are subject to South Australian Government obligations covering this area. This is covered in the following documents:

  • South Australian Superannuation Board – Terms of Reference and Charter of Obligations and Responsibilities
  • Public Sector (Honesty and Accountability) Act 1995
  • Department of Treasury and Finance (DTF) Corporate Policy COR097 Gifts and Benefits Procedure
  • Department of the Premier and Cabinet (DPC) Honesty and Accountability for Members of Government Boards Guide.

Further information about the Super SA Board can be found in the 2016-17 Super SA Annual Report.