Public Sector Women in Leadership Speakers

Leigh Sales

Award-Winning Journalist and Author; Host

ABC 7:30

Bio

Meegan Fitzharris

Minister for Higher Education, Training and Research; Transport Canberra and City Services; Health and Wellbeing

ACT Government

Bio

Lin Hatfield-Dodds

Deputy Secretary, Social Policy

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Bio

Kylie Bryant

First Assistant Secretary, National Security Division

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Bio

Suzanne Tunks

2018 Australian of the Year ACT Local Hero

Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Stella Bella Little Stars Foundation

Bio

Alison Purvis

Director of Projects Governance and Support

Access Canberra

Bio

Professor Elanor Huntington

Dean of Engineering and Computer Science

Australian National University

Bio

Cherie Hughes

Chief Operating Officer of Transport Canberra and City Services

ACT Government

Bio

Kate Lynch

General Manager, Cities Strategy and Engagement

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities

Bio

Jessica May

2015 Telstra Australian Start-Up Award Winner

Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Enabled Employment

Bio

Sally Barnes

Chief Executive

National Capital Authority

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Amanda Garland

Client Director

IBM Australia

Bio

Sarah Mamalai

2018 ACT Local Hero Nominee (Australian of the Year Award)

Brain Cancer Research Advocate and Fundraiser at Brainstorm for a Cure

Bio

Yvette Poudjom Djomani

Gender Equality Facilitator

Geoscience Australia

Bio

Amanda Tobler

Chief Executive Officer

Community Services #1

Bio

Corinne Wallis

2016 Telstra Australian Capital Territory Corporate and Private Award Winner

Manager at PwC Australia

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Vesna Cvjeticanin

Senior Manager, Licensing and Registration Division

Access Canberra

Bio

Mitzi Kim

Chief Operations Officer

Accenture Australia and New Zealand

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Travis Gilbert

Chief Executive Officer

ACT Shelter

Bio

Alison Telfer

Managing Director

BlackRock

Bio

Anna Kovacs

Associate Director of Defence and National Security

KPMG Australia

Bio

Danielle Dal Cortivo

Chief Executive Officer

Asthma Foundation ACT

Bio

Jacqueline Jago

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Bloom Coaching & Consulting

Bio

Kim Vella

Founder and Chief Coach

Kim Vella Coaching

Bio

Lynne Pezzullo

Managing Partner for Canberra

Deloitte Australia

Bio

Connie Heaney

Associate Director of Defence and National Security Practice

KPMG Australia

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Jane Boardman

Executive Coach and Facilitator

Focusworks

Bio

Jemimah Ashleigh

Entrepreneur, Speaker and Thought Leader

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Rachelle Towart

Chief Executive Officer

Pipeline Talent

Bio

Suchara Fernando

President of Law Students’ Society

Australian National University

Bio

Catherine Webber

Director of Education and Skills, Social Policy Branch

Department of Premier and Cabinet, NSW Government

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Samantha Schofield

Student Experience Project Officer

Australian National University

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Liz Cosson

Secretary

Department of Veterans Affairs

Bio

Maya Smitran

Director of Strategic Development and Delivery

NSW Health

Rita Butera

Chief Executive Officer

Women’s Health Victoria

Bio

Brena Budiarti

National President, Indonesian Student Association in Australia, Student Ambassador

Australian National University

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