The Australian Ballet

Sarah Murdoch

Global Ambassador

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Sarah Murdoch

President, Global Ambassador Network

Sarah studied classical ballet from the age of six and is passionate about the performing arts. She was appointed to the Board of The Australian Ballet in 2006, becoming Deputy Director in 2013. Sarah retired from the Board in 2016 after serving the maximum 10-year term. The Board appointed Sarah The Australian Ballet’s Global Ambassador in 2016.

Sarah has been a director of a number of not-for profit organisations and is currently Director and Ambassador of the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute. Sarah is a former Patron of the National Breast Cancer Foundation, a former director of the Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth, and a former member of the GAP Early Childhood Education Advisory Board. In 2003, she was awarded the Celebrity Advocacy Award by Research Australia. Sarah is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Appointed 2006