Paul Whittaker – Editor-in-Chief, The Australian & three-time Walkley Award winner.
Judith Whelan – ABC Radio National, former Editor, The Sydney Morning Herald and The Good Weekend.
Darren Goodsir – Veteran journalist & author, formerly editor in Chief of the Sydney Morning Herald and The Sun-Herald .
John Hartigan – journalist, former News Ltd Chief Executive Officer, Editor-in-Chief Daily & Sunday Telegraphs, Daily Mirror & Sydney Sun reporter. Chairman Destination NSW.
Miranda Devine – veteran News Ltd journalist & columnist with The Daily Telegraph, winner of Kennedy Award for 2014 Scoop of the Year.
Jason Morrison – Director of News 7News Sydney, veteran on-the-road journalist & broadcaster with 2GB, 2UE & 2WS. Former Chief-of-Staff Ten News Sydney.
Max Uechtritz – former head of News & Current Affairs at the ABC & Nine Network.
Melissa Hoyer – Editor-at-Large news.com.au, popular columnist, radio & television commentator.
Chris Willis – long-serving Director of News 7News Sydney.
Mike Dalton has worked in television news for more than 30 years and is currently News Director with the Nine Network Queensland
Bill Woods – veteran newsreader, television & radio journalist, columnist & author.
Shaun Devitt – former 60 Minutes producer, state producer of Today Tonight & Nine News Sydney Chief-of-staff.
Tom Krause – veteran journalist with News Ltd & stalwart supervising producer of the Nine Network’s Sunday program.
Paul Bailey – Walkley Award-winning journalist, Fairfax Media Executive, editor of The Australian Financial Review, Editor-in-chief of The Bulletin, News Editor National Nine News, Sydney Morning Herald reporter.
Felicity Moffatt – Walkley award winning journalist, formerly with Macquarie Radio & the Seven Network. Foundation Kennedy Awards judge.
Robert Kinny – 20 years as a reporter and presenter at 2UE. Foundation Kennedy Awards judge.
Peter Mahoney – veteran regional journalist, former Deputy Editor of The Daily Advertiser and News Editor at 2WG Wagga Wagga.
Jennifer Cooke – award-winning author and veteran journalist with The Sydney Morning Herald, South China Morning Post, Medical Observer, International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, The Conversation.
Graeme Noad – veteran news photographer, former Daily Mirror assistant pictorial editor, starting at Fairfax and completing more than 30 years at News Ltd with the Mirror, Telegraph & The Australian.
Ian Heads – 2015 winner of the Kennedy Award for Lifetime Achievement, author, former Editor of Rugby League Week and veteran sport journalist.
Roger White – a 31 year veteran of radio news with 2UE, 2GB, 2WS & 2WG, former Olympian and Winter Olympics commentator for the 7 Network.
Holly Byrnes – senior journalist and columnist with The Daily Telegraph.
Barry Norman – retired senior photographer with The Daily Telegraph.
Steve Grove – retired News Limited Picture Editor.
John Feder – award-winning News Limited photographer and former Deputy Picture Editor of The Australian.
Candy Sutton – Daily Mail senior journalist, veteran reporter & columnist with Fairfax & News Ltd.
Chris O’Keefe – National Nine News NSW Politics Editor, former Network TEN reporter.
Mike Duffy – award-winning senior investigative journalist, Seven Network.
Nichola Younger – Deputy National News Editor, Sky News Australia.
Peter Ryan – ABC Business Editor, veteran News Ltd & ABC journalist & inaugural Kennedy Foundation Chairman.
Andy Taylor – 60 Minutes cameraman, multi ACS & Walkley award-winning cinematographer with the ABC & Nine Network in Sydney, London & Moscow.
Kellie Connolly – former ABC & Nine Network presenter and journalist.
Simon Dulhunty – Kennedy Foundation Chairman, former editor of The Sun-Herald, Illawarra Mercury, Kennedy Foundation Trustee.
Ben Hanson – experienced news cameraman, formerly of Channel 9, Sydney & the network’s London bureau.
Tim Burrowes – editorial director Mumbrella.
David Ritter – CEO Greenpeace Australia Pacific.
Jonathan Marshall – Kennedy-award winning newspaper & magazine journalist – Television New Zealand, APN, Fairfax, News Corp & Bauer Media.
Peter Kogoy – veteran sports journalist at The Australian & Fairfax
Lindsay Day – experienced & respected network news & primetime program cameraman.
Steve “Rocky” Warnock – Kennedy Foundation General Manager, veteran Sydney journalist, formerly with The Daily Telegraph & Fairfax.