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If you wish to highlight your products, services or ministry to our delegates, the CMA Conference is an exceptional opportunity to meet the decision-makers of Australian ministry. Please contact info@cma.net.au or phone 07 5545 2004 for an exhibitor pack - several opportunities still exist to be involved at CMA 2019.

And register your interest early if you're interested in Brisbane 2020 (June 2-3) - it will fill fast!

Alphacrucis College
Alphacrucis College (AC) was established in 1948 and is at the forefront of equipping leaders for influential careers in Theology, Ministry, Business, Leadership, Teaching, Music, Chaplaincy, Counselling and Community Services. AC offers a diverse range of programs from certificates to PhD with campuses in every state in Australia and online.

Regions Served: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Hobart, Perth, Adelaide, Auckland (NZ), Finland, Global (through our online campus)
Contact: Sam Stewart, 0434 411 673

Premium Sponsor

Ansvar Insurance
Ansvar is a leading risk and insurance provider for the Faith, Care, Community, Education and Property Owners sectors in Australia. Owned by a charity, we are an ethical insurer committed to our community. We contribute up to 10% of annual profits through our Community Education Program grants, assisting organisations to run initiatives for Australian youth. Established in Australia in 1961, Ansvar has built a reputation for providing expert insurance solutions and risk management advice to clients within our core sectors. Ansvar is dedicated to creating long-term partnerships, providing bespoke solutions and offering excellent customer service.

Regions Served: Nationwide Australia
Contact: Matt Abslom, 03 8630 3125

Supporting Sponsor

Arrow Leadership
Arrow Leadership is committed to community transformation by developing Christian leaders who are led more by Jesus, who lead more like Jesus and who lead more to Jesus. Since 1995, Arrow Leadership has been developing and equipping pastoral and executive leaders in Churches, Not for Profits and Schools.

Regions Served: Australia in the Church, Not for Profit and Education sectors
Contact: Rachel Glover, 03 9886 1115 or info@arrowleadership.org.au

Silver Sponsor

Baptist Financial Services
Baptist Financial Services Australia Ltd (BFS) has been operating for over 30 years and provides financial services across Australia to support Christian ministry.
BFS is a delegated body of Australian Baptist Ministries; our sole purpose is to resource, develop and enhance Christian ministry. Please contact us to find out how you can get involved in furthering the growth of God’s Kingdom.

Regions Served: NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, WA, SA, NT
Contact: Anina Findling, 1 300 650 542


Barnabas Fund Australia
Barnabas Fund provides practical aid for persecuted Christians, channelling donations “from Christians, through Christians, to Christians” in over 100 countries. We also raise awareness of the plight of Christians living with discrimination, oppression or violence, and encourage prayer for them, as well as speaking out on their behalf.

Regions Served: BFA operates throughout Australia, and provides aid mainly in Asia, Africa and the Middle East
Contact: (Rev) Ashley Saunders, 1300 365 799 or (07) 3806 1076

Gold Sponsor

CBM Australia
CBM is an international Christian development organisation devoted to improving the lives of people with disabilities in the poorest places on earth. Poverty and disability go hand in hand creating a cycle of inequality, isolation and exclusion. CBM has been following Jesus’ example of inclusion, hope and justice for over 110 years.

Regions Served: Worldwide
Contact: Rob Nicholls, 1800 369 761 or 0499 600 481

Gold Sponsor

Christian Super
Christian Super is a growing, profit-for-members superannuation fund with 27,000 members and $1.5 billion in funds under management, all ethically invested in line with Christian values. The Fund is a leader in impact investing, with 10% of funds invested to generate both financial returns, and positive social or environmental outcomes.

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: members@christiansuper.com.au or 1300 360 907


Christians Against Poverty
As the only provider of free debt management in Australia, CAP exists to address the problems of poverty and social exclusion caused by unmanageable debt. We provide sustainable poverty relief through a network of local outreach centres, restoring hope and dignity to thousands of Australians overwhelmed by debt and its causes.

Regions Served: Nationwide (Australia)
Contact: Kealy Hoppe, 0249 140 512 or kealy.hoppe@capaust.org

Conference Host

CMA is a non-for-profit charity who is seeking to advance ministry by maximising the effectiveness of governance, leadership and management in Christian organisations. We do this by offering resources, training, and networking across a range of areas such as governance, fundraising, Staff & volunteer management, finance, leadership, legal & compliance and risk management.

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: Gary Williams, 07 5545 2004

Conference Host
CMA Standards Council
The CMA Standards Council’s aim is to build faith and trust in Christian churches, charities, schools and other organisations by publicly accrediting those organisations which meet high standards of governance, transparency and accountability, and as their core element put God first. CMA Standards  Council Accreditation is a valuable reputational asset which will help you to become more efficient, trustworthy and effective.
www.cmasc.net.au and www.cmasc-generosity.net.au

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: Steve Kerr, 07 5545 2004

Gold Sponsor
Compassion Australia
Compassion Australia is part of a global network of both funding and 25 developing countries that is Compassion International. Through our Child Sponsorship Program, more than 2 million children are currently being released from poverty in Jesus’ name. With over six decades of experience, Compassion’s unique approach to solving poverty works: research proves it.

Regions Served: Asia, Africa, Central and South America
Contact: Adrian Turner, 0430 356 353

Creation Ministries
Creation Ministries
CMI provides biblically and scientifically sound answers to questions about origins— affirming Genesis history. We do this through powerful presentations by experienced speakers (including PhD scientists) and supplying resources (including Creation magazine, books & DVDs). Our vision is to see Jesus Christ honoured as Creator and Saviour.

Regions Served: Australia plus international offices
Contact: Sonia Evans, 0452 184 311

Supporting Sponsor

EA Insurance Services
EA Insurance Services provides professional Insurance Broking services, including insurance solutions and risk management strategies for Churches, Charities, Missions Agencies, Not for Profits, Colleges and Schools. Our mission is to serve organisations that are changing the world. We believe Christians are called to take risk and EAIS exists to arrange the right insurance protection for those who are stepping out in faith.

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: Ash Sutale, ash@eainsurance.com.au, 03 9890 6851

Eastern College
EASTERN COLLEGE AUSTRALIA provides university quality government accredited teaching, training and research from a Christian worldview. At Eastern, students receive a quality education facilitated by caring, committed Christian staff amongst a supportive community of learners.

Eastern College Australia, where faith meets vocation.

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: Grace Lok, glok@eastern.edu.au

Silver Sponsor

Faith Insurance
Whether you’re an independent church, a mission group or any other kind of community-based organisation, Faith Insurance has a built-to-purpose insurance program to cover everything your group or community might need. Make sure you adequately protect your property, assets and people as they carry out their valuable work.

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: Greg McLean, 13000 FAITH (13000 32484)


Habitat for Humanity
Habitat for Humanity is a not-for-profit provider of housing and improved shelter for low-income families. Our vision is a world where everyone has a decent place to live. We build safe and affordable homes aimed at building strength, stability and self-reliance across Australia and the Asia Pacific region.
Regions Served: Australia, Asia-Pacific

Regions Served: Australia, Asia-Pacific
Contact: Philip Curtis, Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity Victoria, pcurtis@habitat.org.au


Heartburst Digital
Heartburst creates digital solutions for people who have a passion for what they do. We partner with charities, schools, Christian ministries and churches using our expertise to help communicate their cause and engage their community online.

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: Rob van der End, 1300 428 778

Global Leadership Summit
Global Leadership Network Australia
The Global Leadership Summit is fresh, actionable and inspiring leadership content from a world-class faculty at a convenient location near you. Each year, over 5,000 Australians from the Church, business, education, not-for-profit and government sectors grow their leadership capacity through attending GLS at over 25 locations nation-wide.

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: Phil Thomson, 07 5553 9915

Gold Sponsor
Mercer PR
Mercer PR is Australia’s leading public relations company for Christian organisations, specialising in reputation and issues management, media relations and crisis communications. Dealing with media across Australia and internationally, clients include global churches, national ministries and schools, as well as large corporates and industry groups.

Regions Served: National
Contact: 1300 780 355 and info@mercerpr.com

Mission Travel
Mission Travel are experts in all things mission. We partner with Christian missions and NGOs servicing their travel needs. Our friendly staff are known for their exceptional customer service, experience with complex itineraries and mission know-how. We provide Exclusive Mission Fares, connect volunteers to missions around the globe and provide 24/7 worldwide emergency support.

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: Lisa Tarzia, lisa@missiontravel.com.au, 1300 554 654

Missions Interlink
Missions Interlink is Australian network for global mission. A a peak professional body for mission agencies, we connect those with a passion for cross-cultural and global mission, provide training and networking opportunities, share information and resources, and advocate on issues of concern

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: Nataliya Osipova, national@missionsinterlink.org.au, 0481349946

Media Sales Australia

Media Sales Australia
Across Australia, community media connects people; it speaks their language; it knows them - and gets them. At the heart of every community Is media that connects, serves, influences and entertains their community of listeners. It’s media by the people, for the people. Media Sales Australia provides a strategic platform for you to reach a national audience with authenticity and purpose.

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: Travis Keyser, 02 9854 7037


One Voice
Helping restore dignity in the lives of people who are homeless through our Mobile Shower Services

Regions Served: Australia wide
Contact: 1300 426 386 


PeaceWise exists to help individuals, organisations and communities learn life-changing biblical peacemaking principles. We teach personal peacemaking and Christian conflict resolution skills, provide help for conflict situations and share the reconciling power of the gospel of Jesus Christ. In addition to our adult materials, we have created PeaceWiseKids as a fully teachable online peacemaking curriculum to help young people learn how to deal with their conflicts in a godly way.

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: Bruce Burgess, National Director, 0414 979 839; or Jeroen Bruins, Chair, 0407 429 953

Supporting Sponsor

We look BEYOND THE NUMBERS is part of our commitment to support your organisation through outstanding professional advice and solutions. We service many Not-for-Profits in the areas of audit, taxation, accounting and financial planning.

Regions Served: Australia wide
Contact: Matthew Hung, 03 9878 1477

Silver Sponsor

Saward Dawson Chartered Accountants
Passionate about assisting clients with their mission, Saward Dawson understand the challenges that can be faced. We work directly with clients providing audit, accounting, taxation and other services. With over 60 staff, we have a broad range of knowledge and experience that is needed to support our clients.

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: Helen Boucher, 03 9894 2500


SELAH creates experiences for Christians to go deeper in their faith journey. We provide opportunities to intentionally pause and reflect by offering travel experiences, retreats and workshops for Christians to live a life of fullness and purpose. SELAH is brought to you by Mission Travel.

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: Lisa Tarzia, lisa@missiontravel.com.au, 1300 554 654

SIM Australia

SIM Australia
SIM Australia mobilises people, prayer and funds to make Christ known. We facilitate missionaries from anywhere to everywhere in a diverse range of ministries to reach the unreached with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Through partnerships with local churches, we evangelise, disciple and share Christ’s love.

Regions Served: 70+ countries
Contact: Mal Watts, 02 8568 8851


thankQ Solutions
Whether you are a ministry, bible society, relief or missionary organisation, developing & maintaining a community of loyal supporters plays a crucial role in your organisation’s success. As a nonprofit you will be faced with the continued need to raise money for operational, and possibly humanitarian and relief work. A thankQ CRM software solution can help you with all your fundraising, donor, membership and volunteer management, ensuring you achieve your objectives.

Regions Served: Australia
Contact: Scott Druery, 02 8199 3462

Ansvar Insurance
CMA Premium Sponsor

Ansvar Insurance - www.ansvar.com.au

From our very first conference in 2003, Ansvar Insurance have been CMA's premium sponsor, supporting our mission to Advance Ministry by maximising ministry effectiveness.

Gold Sponsors
CBM Australia Compassion Australia Prolegis Lawyers Baptist Insurance Services  
Lewis Holdway Lawyers    
Silver Sponsor
Saward Dawson Chartered Accountants Baptist Financial Services
National Sponsors
SIM Australia Triumph Communications Reventure Moores
Media Partners
Media Sales Australia Light FM
Supporting Sponsors
Neumann & Turnour Lawyers rdl Accountants Steer Incirporated ACS Financial Entrust Foundation Tri-Meridian Corporate & Commercial Law
EA Insurance Services
Reposition Corney and Lind Lawyers Halftime Australia Arrow Leadership Eastern College KS Black & Co
Lewis Counsel
For details of sponsorship and exhibition opportunities, contact info@cma.net.au
Just some of the 300+ delegates already registered for CMA's 2019 conference.
National Networking Manager, Baptist Financial Services ~ Founder, Leader, Heart For Kids / LST Group ~ Chief Executive Officer, Christian Super ~ Executive Director Q4, CMA ~ National Director , PeaceWise ~ Business Manager, Anglican Parish of Dalkeith ~ CEO, EA Insurance Services ~ Managing Director, Churches of Christ Financial Services Ltd ~ CEO, The Freedom Project ~ The Psychologist Coach, Stress Mastery ~ Director, Baptist Insurance Services ~ Office Manager, NewHope Baptist Church ~ Adminstrator, Jews for Jesus ~ National Relationship Manager, ChildSafe ~ State Manager, Prison Fellowship Australia ~ Chair of Board, Clayton Church of Christ ~ Director, Corney and Lind Lawyers ~ Insurance Manager, Faith Insurance ~ Director, Manage Media ~ Key Relationships Manager, Hope Media ~ Partner, Saward Dawson ~ Advocacy and Communications Manager, The Freedom Project ~ Treasurer, Wycliffe Australia ~ CEO, Wycliffe Australia ~ Project Manager, Entrust Foundation ~ Executive Coordinator, Willow Creek Australia ~ National Director, CMA ~ Elder, York St Church of Christ ~ Church Liaison Officer, Presbyterian Church of Queensland ~ CEO, The Gospel Coalition Australia Ltd ~ Chief Operating Officer , Morling College ~ Finance Director , SIM Australia ~ Chief Operating Officer, Korus Connect ~ Board Member, Riverview Church ~ General Manager, Eastern College Australia ~ Director, BST ~ President, Christian Heritage College ~ Partnerships & Communication Manager, Encounter Youth ~ Chair, Jews for Jesus ~ Chairman, Genesis Foundation ~ Manager Insurance Operations, Baptist Insurance Services ~ Deputy National Director, Power to Change ~ Associate Pastor, NewHope Baptist Church ~ Victoria Chairperson, FamilyVoice Australia ~ Director, Baptist Insurance Services ~ CFO, Empart ~ Manager, ANIP ~ Director, Steer Incorporated ~ Victorian Rep, Barnabas Fund ~ Financial Controller, C3 Church Sydney ~ Executive Pastor, City on a Hill ~ Company Secretary, The Gospel Coalition Australia Ltd ~ Chief Operating Officer, Empart ~ Chairman, Baptist Financial Services ~ Executive Director, Institute for Civil Society ~ CEO, KIDS HOPE AUS ~ CEO, MTCC ~ National Finance Manager, Fusion Australia Ltd ~ Operations Manager, Entrust Foundation ~ Executive Director Ministry Services, Compassion Australia ~ Master of Leadership Program Director, Alphacrucis College ~ National Director, Mukti Australia Inc ~ National Treasurer, Wesleyan Methodist Church of Australia ~ CEO, Bible Society Australia ~ CEO, Integricare ~ National Account Executive, Media Sales Australia ~ CEO, Health Communication Resources Inc. ~ National Director, Interserve Australia ~ Director, Business Lighthouse Group Pty Ltd ~ Chief Community Life Officer, Morling College ~ Board Chair , PeaceWise ~ Victoria Director, FamilyVoice Australia ~ Business Manager, Baptist Churches Western Australia ~ Senior Client Manager, EA Insurance Services ~ Chair, Baptist Union of VIC ~ General Manager, Bayside Church ~ Chair, Australian Not for Profit Accountants Network ~ Business Development Manager, Christian Super ~ Compliance Director, City on a Hill ~ Board Chairman, MMM Australia ~ Business Manager, Encounter Youth ~ Administrator, Willow Creek Australia ~ Human Resources Manager, Alphacrusis College ~ Chief Executive Officer, Meaningful Ageing Australia ~ Senior Pastor, Victor Harbor Baptist Church ~ Assistant Pastor, HillSide Church ~ State Director, Global Interaction ~ Operations & Development Manager, Newtown Mission ~ CEO, Converge International ~ Operations Manager, Mission Travel/Selah ~ Senior Pastor, NewHope Baptist Church ~ Operations Manager, Alpha Australia ~ National Director, Assembly of Confessing Congregations ~ Church Engagement Manager, Christians Against Poverty ~ Director, Selah ~ Human Resources Manager, Compassion Australia ~ Business Operations Manager, Riverview Church ~ CEO, Focus on the Family Australia ~ Chair, Power to Change ~ Director , Baptist Financial Services Australia Ltd ~ Team Leader, Moores ~ Safe Church Compliance & Administration Officer, Presbyterian Church of Victoria ~ Interim Director of Mobilisation and Partnership Development, Global Interaction Inc. ~ Senior Pastor's Wife, Christian Life Assembly ~ Managing Director, Good News Unlimited ~ Partner, Saward Dawson ~ Acting CEO, Encounter Youth ~ President, Global Trust Partners ~ Human Resources & Recruitment Coordinator, Alphacrucis College ~ CEO, Christians Against Poverty ~ Finance Manager, Arrow Leadership ~ Chairman, Victor Harbor Baptist Church ~ Chief Member Officer, Christian Super ~ Executive Officer, Media Sales Australia ~ National Manager Commercial Lending, ACS Financial P/L ~ CEO, Barnabas Fund (Australia) Limited ~ Director of Development , Haggai International ~ Legal Counsel, HammondCare ~ Founder, Unique Leaders Network ~ Finance Manager , International Justice Mission ~ CFO, Anglicare Tas ~ Campus Team Leader, Power to Change Australia ~ Marketing Manager, Empart ~ CFO, Parramatta Mission ~ CEO, Compass Foundation (Australia) ~ Administration, UNOH LTD ~ PA to National Director, CMA ~ CEO, ACC International Relief ~ CEO, Light FM ~ Finance and Operations Manager, York Street Church of Christ ~ Relationship Manager, Baptist Financial Services ~ Head of Finance & Administration, BUV ~ General Manager, Prison Fellowship Australia ~ Senior Pastor – Church & Community Engagement, Churches of Christ in Qld ~ National Relationship Manager, Churches of Christ Financial Services Ltd ~ CEO, MMM AUSTRALIA ~ Archdeacon Emeritus , Anglican, FCCV ~ Director, rdl.accountants ~ Scientist/Speaker, Creation Ministries International ~ CFO, Wycliffe Australia ~ CEO, Compassion AU ~ CEO, BFS ~ Communications Manager, Eastern College Australia ~ Director, Ron Blue Institute for Financial Planning ~ Director, What'sOn Consulting ~ National Director, ABM ~ Manager, Malyon College ~ CEO, Insight for Living ~ Operations Manager, Churches of Christ Vic/Tas ~ CEO, Pioneers of Australia ~ Business Manager, Northreach Baptist Church ~ Business Manager, CityLife Church ~ Co-Director, Uplift Centre ~ Board Chair, CMA ~ Director, Business Lighthouse Group ~ Melbourne Campus Director, Alphacrucis College ~ Safe Church Facilitator, Presbyterian Church of Victoria ~ Relationship Manager, Prime Value Asset Management ~ Chief of Staff, Australian Christian Lobby ~ Lay Leader, Encounter Church Asia ~ Business Manager, Christian Brethren Trust ~ CEO, Daraco I.T. Services ~ Accountant, ACC International Relief ~ Board Member, Encounter Youth ~ General Manager, CCCVaT Ministries Ltd ~ Principal Solicitor/Director, Tri-meridian ~ Director, BFS ~ CFO, Pioneers of Australia ~ Group Manager – Strategic Mission Development, Churches of Christ in Qld ~ Principal, Lewis Holdway Lawyers ~ Business and Pastoral Care Coordinator, Christian Life Assembly Inc ~ General Manager - Church & Community Engagement, Churches of Christ in Qld ~ Executive Minister, CityLife Church ~ CEO, Korus Connect ~ President, ICFM ~ CEO, Duty of Care ~ CEO, Nutrition Plus Enterprises Pty Ltd ~ Director, Baptist Financial Services ~ National Director, AEA Missions Interlink ~ Operations Manager, Discovery Church ~ Director, Wycliffe Australia ~ Chair, MTCC ~ Chief Executive Officer, Baptist Insurance Services ~ Administrator, Edwardstown Baptist Church ~ CEO, Concern Australia Welfare Services Inc ~ Chief Executive, International Justice Mission ~ Chaplaincy Manager, Churches of Christ in Qld ~ CEO, Empart ~ Executive Pastor, Newhope Baptist Church ~ CEO, Entrust Foundation ~ Senior Pastor, Clayton Church of Christ ~ Executive Director, CMA Standards Council ~ National Program Manager, Kids Hope Australia ~ Senior Pastor/CEO, HillSide Church ~ Consultant, Prolegis Lawyers ~ Engagement and Equipping Director, SU Victoria ~ Chief Financial Officer, Churches of Christ Financial Services Ltd ~ Director, The Future Leader Group ~ Finance Director, City on a Hill ~ Executive Director, Arrow Leadership ~ Executive Assistant to the Principal, Qld Theological College ~ Principal, Mercer PR ~ Director of Corporate Services, Global Interaction Inc. ~ Church Health Pastor, Baptist Churches Western Australia ~ CEO, Reach Beyond ~ CEO, Fusion Australia Ltd ~ National Director, Steer Incorporated ~ Business Manager, Robert Menzies College ~ Director, Lewis Counsel ~ Managing Director, Circle Tree ~ Board Vice Chair, MTCC ~ Interim National Director, SIM Australia ~ Managing Director, Reventure Ltd ~ National Director, Power to Change ~ Principal Air Chaplain - Anglican, Air Force ~ Legal Counsel, ACNC ~ Senior Associate, Prolegis Lawyers ~ Government Relations and Operations Manager, International Justice Mission ~ Board Chairman, Riverview Church ~ Audit Manager, Saward Dawson ~ Client Manager, EA Insurance Services ~ Director, Baptist Insurance Services ~ Speaker, Creation Ministries International ~ People and Culture Manager, Christians Against Poverty ~ Legal Associate and Assistant Company Secretary, HammondCare ~ Ministry Services Director, Gateway Baptist Church ~ Senior Risk Consultant, Ansvar Insurance ~ Australian Program Director, TEAR Australia ~ Head of Communications and Public Affairs, Bible Society ~ Business & Development Manager, CMA ~ CEO, Belgrave Heights Convention ~ Secretary / Director Administrative Services, QLD Baptists ~ Business Support Administrator, Riverview Church ~ Administrator, TLC Church ~
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