Jane Machin-Everill took up this position in August 2018 and is responsible for the executive functions of the Commission including strategic communications, planning and governance, and corporate services. Before joining the Commission, she was at the Department of Education (and Training) for 16 years 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 and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.