Margaret Piper has been the Executive Director of the Refugee
Council of Australia, since 1991.
Ms Piper is also a member of the boards of UNIYA (the Jesuit
social research organisation), the Refugee Advice and Casework
Service, NSW and International Social Services NSW.
She was a founding member of the Australian National Consultative
Committee on Refugee Women.
She has also travelled extensively, visiting many countries
of first asylum and refugee source countries in Africa, Asia,
the Middle East and Latin America.