Our Advisors


Bill Spurr, A.O

Mr Spurr was chief executive of the SA Tourism Commission from 1999 to 2007, leading him to becoming chairman of Education Adelaide/Study Adelaide for more than 10 years during a period of tremendous growth. 

He was appointed an Officer of the Order of Australia, in 2015, for his distinguished service to tourism, to education, and to the community of South Australia.


Dr. John Flackett

John has over 20+ years experience in Software Engineering, Education and has a PhD in Artificial Intelligence.

He is a co-founder of koolth; a smart web specialist company and AiLab, assisting people navigate and engage in Artificial Intelligence. He is passionate in assisting with technology and social good initiatives and helping as many people navigate the field of AI.


Emma Berry

Emma Berry is a creative with a background in Design and Management. Along with John Flackett, she co-founded koolth; a smart web specialist company.

As part of koolth, Emma empowers people with next generation online tools and transform businesses by providing powerful online experiences and expert web solutions.


Mark Ryan

After 25 years of distinguished service in the Australian Military with the Royal Australian Air Force, Mark entered the private sector as a senior manager and lead consultant.

He now works as the General Business Development Manager at FCT Flames - the Olympic Games Flames Company.