Appointed director October 2017
Masters in Social Science, Graduate Diploma in Adult Education and Bachelor of Business, member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and currently serves as a Director on the Boards of First Nations Foundation.
As CEO of Concern Australia, Michelle oversees the organisation’s work with vulnerable children and young people focusing on education, housing, homelessness and youth justice. With 25 years of experience in the community sector, she is driven by a desire for a fairer society, and has overseen programs in the areas of microfinance, financial inclusion, employment, education, and training.
Her background includes oversight of partnerships with corporates, government, donors and various community organisations domestically and internationally. She is passionate about practical and innovative responses that are developed and delivered by community, for community.