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
Business and Finance Coordinator
Julie-Ann has been working with the Committee for Geelong for the past two years as a finance contractor. She has previously worked with the NAB as a business banker. Julie-Ann recently completed her Business Analytics Degree at Deakin University.
Leadership Portfolio Delivery Coordinator
Margaret joined the Committee for Geelong in 2020 and is a Deakin University graduate, qualified in primary and secondary school teaching. Margaret has a wealth of experience in learning, development and education programs with organisations such as Barwon Child Youth and Family, Surf Coast Shire and the Australian Institute of Family Studies aimed to support leadership, vocational education and well-being. Margaret lives on the Surfcoast and is passionate about providing positive environments for people in their leadership journey.
Leadership Portfolio Business Coordinator
Victoria Strachan joined the Committee for Geelong in October 2019. She has a Bachelor of Economics from University of Melbourne and worked in the stockbroking, banking and finance sectors early in her career. For twenty years she has worked in the private sector running a successful legal business as well as consulted to the health, hospitality, IT and arts sectors. Victoria has 25 years of experience within community organisations with board experience in a regional health service and local government. Most recently, Vicki worked with the Diversity Field Officer Service (Deakin University) and successfully engaged with leading Geelong businesses to improve disability confidence in the workplace. Victoria has a strong interest in building a vibrant, equitable and inclusive society within the Geelong region.
Corporate Affairs Officer
Holly joined the Committee after running a small business on the Great Ocean Road where she managed community engagement, marketing, events and training. Previously, Holly has worked in international education and global events in China. Holly holds a Master of Journalism and Master of International Development & Environmental Analysis and Bachelor of Arts Majoring in Chinese Language & Culture.
Committee For Geelong
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Geelong, Victoria, 3250
The Committee for Geelong acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as Australia's First Nations people and the Traditional Custodians of the land and waterways. We pay our respects to the local Wadawurrung people of this land, their Elders past, present and emerging.