David Madden BA (Hons), LLB (NSW), MPP (Harvard) "is the co-founder of GetUp and Avaaz.org. A former officer in the Australian Army, David has worked at the awardwinning youth suicide prevention site www.reachout.com.au and online department store www.dstore.com.au and has acted as a consultant to the World Bank and the UN. He was educated at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government and the University of New South Wales, where he was President of the Student Guild. He is the co-author of Imagining Australia: Ideas for our Future (Allen & Unwin, 2004)." 
Resources and articles
- 2005-06 Annual Report, GetUp, accessed August 21, 2007.