Chris Tanti currently holds the position of CEO at the Leukaemia Foundation and brings to the Board of CSIA a long-held passion for improving health outcomes and ensuring people receive quality care and services that are fit for purpose and focused on client outcomes.

With an extensive background in the health sector, Chris began his career in social work as a mental health practitioner before transitioning into management and leadership positions some 25 years ago.

Chris is an accomplished CEO both in Australia and America, working across mental health, disability and aged care having held CEO positions including Australia’s National Disability Services, the Royal Freemasons and Headspace. His career has been characterised by the development of game-changing health services strengthened considerably by his experience working with governments and in advocacy, program and organisational innovation. Chris holds qualifications from La Trobe and Melbourne Universities, and the Harvard Business School.