The HGSA appointed its inaugural CEO, Dr Kevin Carpenter in 2018. Since his appointment Kevin has demonstrated exceptional leadership, dedication and advocacy for all members of the HGSA. Kevin's stewardship has seen continued growth in the membership, and substantial improvements to the society.

Kevin has been a member of HGSA since 1995 and in July 2024, he plans to resign from his role as HGSA CEO as he moves towards retirement. The HGSA executive are extremely thankful to Kevin for his service and dedication to the HGSA in his role as CEO, and the myriad of other ways in which he has contributed to the society over the years. We wish him many wonderful traveling adventures and clear evenings to stargaze.

HGSA is now seeking a new CEO to commence in mid year and the advertisement is now live on the website.