Kit McMahon

Kit has over two decades worth of senior executive and Board experience.  She has in depth experience of working with and supporting the needs of volunteers and growing the opportunities for Australia to increase its volunteerism. Currently Kit is the CEO for a regional Women’s Health organisation in the South East of Melbourne, and Director of Gender Equity Victoria (the State Peak organisation for gender equity). Other relevant experience includes:

– As CEO of national volunteer organisation she was responsible for establishing & sustaining the national policies and practices for the Australian movement
– Advocating to state and federal governments for better outcomes for volunteers and their organisations including funding
– Designing and implementing two 5 year strategic plans
– Establishing and coordinating review of constitutions, board skills matrix and governance structures including risk policy and insurance programs

With qualifications in Arts (Hons), Master of Adult Education, and the AICD Company Directors Course, Kit is an active volunteer herself and currently sits on a range of committees for primary health prevention and community development.