Ms Patricia Faulkner AO
27 July 2010 10:11:20 AM
Ms Faulkner chairs the Prime Minister’s Social Inclusion Board. The board was established in May 2008 as the main advisory body to the government on ways to achieve better outcomes for the most disadvantaged in our community and to improve the social inclusion in society as a whole.
Ms Faulkner is the National Leader of KPMG’s Healthcare line of business and National Partner-in-Charge of Social Policy and State Governments.
She is also a member of the COAG Reform Council.
Between 2000 and 2007, Ms Faulkner was the Secretary of the Victorian Department of Human Services.
Her main interests lie in structure of Government, policy development and analysis, regulation and public sector governance.
Ms Faulkner holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Melbourne University majoring in Economics and Psychology and a Diploma of Education and Master of Administration also from Melbourne University.