Patricia Faulkner AO


Patricia Faulkner AO is a CEDA Director. CEDA's Board of Directors provides strategic advice and is made up of Australian business and policy leaders.
Patricia’s career has spanned the most senior levels of both the public and private sectors. She has been a CEO of large and complex government departments and a Partner in a major advisory firm (KPMG). She now has a portfolio of Board and advisory roles, both as Chairman and Member.

Patricia was awarded an Order of Australia in June 2008 for her services to the field of Health and Social Policy; and a Centenary Medal in 2002 for services to Public Administration. Patricia was awarded the degree of Doctor of Laws honoris causa by Monash University in September 2013.

Her current Board and Advisory committee appoints include:
  • Member, CEDA Board of Directors
  • Deputy Chairman, St Vincent’s Healthcare Australia 
  • Chairman, Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman
  • Chairman, Melbourne racing Club Foundation
  • Chairman, Jesuit Social Services
  • Member, Melbourne Racing Club Committee
  • Member, Melbourne Theatre Company Board
  • Member, Ministerial Advisory Committee on Palliation Services
  • Member, Catholic Professional Standards Ltd
  • Member/Trustee, VicSuper

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