Gillian joined the Aftercare Board in February 2016. Having held various leadership roles in Government and third sector social enterprises, including Director of UnitingCare Ageing, Gillian has advised on many projects that leverage her deep experience in health, housing, aged care and community services.
As Managing Director of Gillian McFee & Associates, a consulting and advisory firm that specialises in strategy, innovation and change, Gillian is passionate about designing products and services from the customer experience and putting metrics around this. She manages a busy portfolio career that combines other board roles and providing consulting services to a range of companies.
Gillian also has a special interest in how co-operatives and mutuals support new collaborative business models and empower consumers, workers and communities in a consumer-directed policy environment. She is an expert advisor to the Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals.
Gillian is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a member of Women on Boards, where she mentors younger women. She combines this extensive work experience with an Executive MBA, post-graduate qualifications in urban studies and a Bachelor (Hons) in Social Work.