Mary is the Head of Impact for HESTA and has been with the fund since early 2013. HESTA is one of Australia’s most successful industry funds with $47bn under management and over 860,000 members.
Mary is a 2015 Churchill Fellow awarded for the completion of international research on equity for women in pension systems. She regularly speaks at industry forums and leadership events on the inequities in our retirement system. Mary is the Chair of the Ministerial Advisory Council on Gender Equality for Victoria.
Mary is a councillor and immediate past Mayor of the City of Glen Eira.
Mary is also a Board Member of The Emergency Services Telecommunication Authority (000) and a past Chair of Reclink Australia, a National Not for Profit organisation offering sports and recreation opportunities to break the cycle for disadvantaged Australians.
Mary holds a Masters of Finance (Corporate Advisory), and has three young children.