Sam Mostyn brings a wealth of experience to the Swans, with expertise spanning corporate and government affairs, business, legal affairs, sport, social inclusion and arts. In 2005, Mostyn was the first woman appointed to the AFL Commission. During 11 years in that role she was a strong advocate for the AFL’s Respect and Responsibility policies and Indigenous programs, as well as being a driving force in the development of a national women’s league.

Mostyn is currently a Non-executive Director of Virgin Australia, Mirvac, CoverMore and Transurban. She is the President of the Australian Council for International Development, the Chair of Carriageworks and Citibank Australia, and the Deputy Chair of the Diversity Council of Australia.  In addition, she is on the Board of The Climate Council, ClimateWorks Australia and the GO Foundation.