CEO, Trust for Nature, Victoria
Victoria joined Trust for Nature as CEO in 2009, recognising the value of the organisation’s work in protecting the state of Victoria’s vulnerable biodiversity. Victoria brings extensive legal and management expertise to Trust for Nature, being a solicitor by training, with her previous roles including the inaugural Legal Services Commissioner and ten years with the Communications Law Centre. She is also Chair of the Australian Land Conservation Alliance, which has a strong interest in legal mechanisms and taxation reforms which support private land conservation and permanent protection of conservation assets on private property. Victoria is currently Chair of the Abbotsford Convent Foundation and a board member of the Consumer Action Law Centre. In her spare time, Victoria is a keen bike rider, cycling trails through the city and the bush. She also has a continuing passion for the arts, having graduated in drama at the Victorian College of the Arts.
The role of networks nationally and internationally