Jodi Cant

Director General
Jodie Cant

Jodi Cant is currently the Director General of the Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage and has over 23 years’ experience in the public sector. 
She was formerly the Director General of the Department of Finance and led the areas of Advisory, Buildings and Contracts and RevenueWA for the state.

In her previous role leading Landgate, the business was named Australia’s Most Innovative Government Agency and 19th Most Innovative Business by the Australian Financial Review.

Jodi is a transformative leader who embraces disruption with a positive and creative outlook. She is an innovator, collaborator and connector with excellent communication skills.  

Her experience crosses the government, start-up, private and not-for profit sectors and Jodi brings these perspectives to any challenge she faces.  

Jodi was awarded the 2020 Telstra Western Australian Business Woman of the Year and also won the Western Australian category for Public Sector and Academia.

Jodi is a member of the IPAA WA Council and has previously sat on the Boards of PSMA Australia, PEXA Ltd and earthmine Australia.

Jodi is passionate about making a difference for community good and commercial gain.

Page reviewed 25 August 2021