A highly experienced stakeholder, communications and non-partisan government relations strategist with a deep commitment to achieving solid results effectively and efficiently.
Former Victorian government Minister for the Arts, Women’s Affairs and Consumer Affairs, university-qualified photographer, and passionate social advocate.
A highly experienced communicator and media performer who is able to effectively articulate an organisation’s aspirations to help them achieve beyond their goals.
Experienced in crisis management, managing public relations, protecting reputational risk, fundraising and solving challenging situations with a positive and respectful approach.
Excellent people motivation, collaboration and management skills with an open- door policy that ensures team and capacity building.
My area of focus has always been around building and maintaining relationships to positively achieve objectives.
A career of true breadth and depth which has spanned several professional paths, ranging from the role of government Minister, to national development manager and clinical support specialist in the medical field, and founding a business in a client services field.
Proven expertise in policy initiation, development and implementation, corporate and private giving appeals and assisting organisations working toward achieving growth, sustainability and measurable success.