Jane Machin-Everill took up this position in April 2023 and is responsible for key sectorwide initiatives in line with our new strategic plan, key internal change initiatives, and strategic communications.
Prior to commencing in this role, Ms Machin-Everill was Executive Director Organisational Governance and Development from August 2018, responsible for the executive functions of the Commission including strategic communications, planning and governance, and corporate services. Before joining the Commission, she spent 16 years at the Department of Education (and Training) in a range of leadership roles with responsibility for policy, governance, communications, executive services and ministerial liaison.
Ms Machin-Everill has worked in a number of government agencies, universities and education sectors. She has a Bachelor of Arts, Graduate Diploma in Library and Information Studies, and Diploma of Education. She is a Fellow of the Public Relations Institute of Australia.