Jennifer Cromarty

Chief Executive Officer

Jennifer has over 20 years experience in public relations and is committed to Geelong's economic transformation. Jennifer was the Director for multiple award-winning consultancy firm Socom, the Deputy Executive Director of the Australian Retailers Association, the founder of Creative Geelong Inc and ran her own Geelong-based consultancy firm tandemVox.

Ph: 5247 8075

Rosemary White

Operations Manager

Rosemary has a wealth of experience in the NFP sector and has worked extensively in key executive management and leadership development roles, including five years with Leadership Victoria managing the Williamson Community Leadership Program.

Ph: 5227 8075

Paula Allan

Acting Operations Manager

Paula Allan has worked in executive support/management roles across major organisations including Nike, The Age, The Herald Sun and The University of Melbourne. Paula oversees all operations for the Committee for Geelong. Prior to this role, Paula was the general manager of marketing for a local not-for-profit organisation.

Ph: 5227 8388

Janelle Meyes

Acting Leadership Manager

Janelle has joined the Committee from Karingal St Laurence where she worked in Organisational Learning and Development. Previously, Janelle worked in the Vocational Education sector for many years managing programs from Event Management to the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. Janelle coordinates both the Leaders for Geelong and Activate Leadership Programs for the Committee.

Ph: 5227 8073

Caitlin Haddad

Communications and Relationship Officer

Caitlin graduated in Media and Communications from Deakin University with a double major in Literature and Journalism. Since then, Caitlin has worked in radio, publishing, communications, advertising and social media. Caitlin oversees the Committee for Geelong’s communications and membership portfolio.

Ph: 5227 8739

Caroline Webster

Administrative Assistant

Caroline moved to Australia from the UK in 2010 and currently provides administrative and financial assistance to the Committee for Geelong. Caroline has an extensive background in accounting and office management.

Ph: 5227 8075

Nikita Connell

Project Administration Assistant

Nikita graduated in event management and marketing at La Trobe University in Bendigo. Nikita has previously assisted in the event coordination for local community groups including the Bendigo Easter Festival. Nikita provides assistance to Committee for Geelong projects and events.

Ph: 5247 9383