Dianne Jickell joined AITSL in May 2017 to provide hands-on policy and management support and to lead the Communications and External Relations function. She has extensive experience in management, marketing, communications and strategic stakeholder engagement in Australia and the United Kingdom.

Dianne has held senior roles in not-for-profit, FMCG, financial services, media and technology sectors.

Prior to joining AITSL, Dianne was a senior executive at an Australian peak body, Philanthropy Australia, where she delivered a number of key initiatives to support the organisation’s business objectives and worked with the executive team to design and develop a refreshed direction for the organisation.