Our People

Kimberley Flanagan

Policy and Project Manager

Kimberley has had broad and diverse career in the community sector, working with state and Federal government and in the community services sector.  For the past eight years she has run her own management consultancy, specialising in strategic leadership and service design, facilitation and consultation, program review and evaluation.  Kimberley has a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Public Administration, is a certified Management Consultant through the Australian Institute of Management Consultants and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.  from Monash University.  Kimberley is also Vice President of Outlook Victoria and a past Board member of YacVIC.

Kimberley joins Committee for Gippsland, bringing this expertise to bare in supporting Gippsland businesses and community in the development of a Digital Connectivity Plan.  She will lead the Committee for Gippsland consultation and engagement process throughout this project.

Jenny Hammett

Program Director – Gippsland Community Leadership Program

Jenny’s diverse career as a leader and executive manager across community, public, private and government sectors enables her to draw on and impart her vast knowledge and experience of leadership in the community and the workplace.

As a former CEO and government adviser, Jenny has also been an agent for change in the retail and not for profit sectors with extensive experience in community and public sector engagement.

Jenny’s commitment to community extends across decades and ranges from an early involvement as a kindergarten parent in the early 80’s to a Trustee on Latrobe City Trust today. Her passions are people, history, Gippsland and writing.