John is the Chief Executive Officer of the SMSF Association.
The SMSF Association is the independent, professional body representing Australia’s self-managed super fund sector. With over 1.1 million Australians now self-managing their super, the SMSF Association’s mandate is an important one – to lead the professionalism, integrity and sustainability of the SMSF sector – as a major source of our nation’s prosperity for today and our future.
The Association’s core focus is to raise the standard of advice provided by all SMSF professionals and enable trustees to become better educated and make informed decisions for their future retirement.
As the peak body representing the SMSF sector, the Association has the vital role of continually improving the quality of advisors, the knowledge of trustees and the credibility and health of a vibrant SMSF community.
Membership with the SMSF Association gives you an advantage from the moment you join. With SMSF updates delivered daily to members electronically, professional resources and research available online 24/7, specialised professional development events, workshops and conferences and a comprehensive resource library the benefits of membership are immediate.
The SMSF Association is committed to raising industry standards, promoting best practice and looking after the needs of SMSF professionals who practice within all professional affiliations or memberships. Becoming a SMSF Specialist Advisor™ (SSA™) or SMSF Specialist Auditor™ (SSAud®) means our members are recognised as practitioners of choice by SMSF consumers.