5 February 2016

Arrow Leadership in Australia begins 2016 with 2 milestone announcements.

Greg Hammond was awarded Medal (OAM) of the Order of Australia in the general division on Australia Day 2016 for service to the community through a range of volunteer roles. 

Greg served as an Arrow Board Member 2002-2014, was awarded Life Membership in 2014, and also served as Deputy Chair and on the Board’s Finance Committee.

On receiving the award, both Greg and his wife Beth said, “the award was a surprise for contributions which owe much to the support, encouragement, and help of many people, including Arrow Board members and staff.”

Greg’s unwavering service and commitment to Christian ministry and mission is both admirable and commendable. He is a leading example of what makes Arrow unique. The award acknowledged his meritorious community service including:

Arden Anglican School

Chairman, 2000-2011 and Past Councillor, approx 20 years.

Robert Menzies College

Board Member, 2000-2009
Company Secretary, 2000-2009.
Member, Master Appointment Sub-Committee, 2004 Member, Relocation Steering Sub-Committee, 2007-2008.

Anglican Parish of Macquarie

Rector's Warden, current.
Parish Councillor, more than 25 years.
Chair of Trustees, Camperdown Cemetery Trust, 1999-2006.
Synod Representative, 'more than 25 years'
Diocesan/Parish Reader, since 1982.

Anglican Diocese of Grafton

Advisor on Independent Schools working with this Diocese 2010-2014.

Olive Tree Media

Board Member, current

According to Diann Feldman, Chair of the Arrow Board, “we are grateful for the hundreds of hours Greg has given and his remarkable role modelling of resolve and generous support.”


Arrow Australia announces a new role of Arrow Community Director and welcomes Zosia Ericksson to the Arrow Leadership team.

Zosia brings to this new role strengths in strategy, communication, relationship development and organisational design. Her experience includes service in not for profit organisations including World Vision Australia, Anglicare, and Gener8 Ministries.

“I am passionate about the values of Arrow as they are so closely aligned to my own. I am confident that I will be an excellent ambassador of Arrow’s vision of transformation through Christian leaders in every sphere”, Zosia said.

Arrow Leadership acknowledges God’s hand upon the work of Arrow in Australia and is grateful for His design which continues to bring to Arrow gifted and talented leaders.

Arrow Leadership in Australia remains one of the most respected providers of leadership development for Christian leaders in ministry and mission regardless of context.