Jane Oakley

Jane was appointed Chief Executive Officer in July 2019. Jane has a long rich history with Committee for Gippsland being a founding member of the Committee for Gippsland. Jane has held a number of senior executive positions across the region in both private and public sector.

Jane’s previous positions included:

  • Project Manager and Business Consultancy
  • General Manager Warragul Linen Service
  • Executive Manager Communications, Advocacy and Customer Service at Baw Baw Shire
  • Regional Director Regional Development Victoria Gippsland at the Department of State Development, Business and Innovation

Having worked in the telecommunications sector for a number of years, Jane has held senior leadership roles with Telstra Corporation primarily in strategic marketing and stakeholder relations. Jane is a Non-Executive Director with Gippsland Water; West Gippsland Catchment Management Authority and on the Drouin Cemetery Trust.

She has a Graduate Certificate in Regional Leadership; Diploma Practice Management; Diploma Competitive Systems and Practices.