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Chief Executive Officer 

Simon Matthias

Simon Matthias has more than 20 years of experience in management and leadership in member-based organisations.

In his previous role as Director of Advancement at Charles Darwin University, Simon successfully conducted CDU’s external engagement program. His track record of fostering collaboration, driving growth, and implementing strategic initiatives aligns perfectly with the goals and values of AANT.

Simon is actively engaged and involved in the local Darwin community through his passion for sport, particularly cricket and AFL. 

Simon Matthias - CEO
Cameron McNally - Director AANT Salary Package

Director - AANT Salary Packaging 

Cameron McNally

Cameron is a Certified Practicing Accountant with significant experience working within the accounting profession, gaining exposure across Australia and internationally. Born in Darwin he has over 25 years experience working in the Accounting, Insurance and Finance industries.

Cameron is born and bred Territorian, is a graduate of Charles Darwin University and is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. 

Director - AANT Salary Packaging 

James Herraman

With over 20 years of experience in the fields of Salary Packaging, Finance and Insurance, James is a highly regarded professional within the Northern Territory business community and across Australia within the Salary Packaging Industry where his skills have been in high demand across all sectors of business including government, not for profit, private and listed companies.

James has provided his expertise to a number of community committees and boards, his current roles include;

  • Member of the Darwin Starball Committee; and
  • Committee member of The Carbine Club of the NT.

James is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

James Herraman - Director AANT Salary Package
Edon Bell - Operations Manager

Senior Manager Operations

Edon Bell

Edon Bell has been involved with motoring clubs for over 15 years and has a great depth of association and operational knowledge. Edon’s background in mechanics was a natural precursor to his role at RAA as a technical advisor in 2001 and later as Area Manager, Broken Hill. Since moving to AANT in 2009, Edon has been an invaluable member of the management team. He has been instrumental in achieving significant growth in membership and expansion of member services. AANT greatly benefits from his strong leadership and advocacy skills, sound financial management and strategic/analytical approach to project development.

Senior Manager Marketing

Stephanie Rousset

Stephanie Rousset brings over 15 years working experience in digital strategy, marketing, and stakeholder engagement.

Stephanie builds trustful relationship through her ability to quickly articulate customers’ needs and business requirements. Her international background and multifaceted expertise make her a valuable addition to the AANT team.

Originally from France, Stephanie’s journey has taken her to the United Kingdom and Australia. Since relocating in Darwin, she enjoys the unique experiences and lifestyle the Northern Territory has to offer.

Stephanie Rousset - Senior Manager Marketing, Media and Advocacy

Manager Sales & Service

Julie Timms

Julie Timms is a long time Territorian with an established career in the banking and insurance industries. Prior to joining AANT Julie managed TIO Branches in the Darwin CBD and Palmerston as well as running several busy call centres.

Julie’s passion for ensuring customers are a priority has seen her being awarded “Employee of Year” twice.

“Providing excellent customer Service is paramount to maintaining and growing our customer base” Julie says and is a dedicated member of the AANT who enjoys assisting Territorians with their Road Service and Insurance.