From: Wednesday October 25, 2017, 12:30 pm
To: Wednesday October 25, 2017, 2:00 pm
Paul Linossier is a highly regarded public sector and community services professional, with thirty years’ experience in leading organizational change and systems reform whilst maintaining a strong commitment to marginalized and vulnerable people. Paul has received a Centenary Medal for services to the welfare sector and, in September 2007, the Robin Clark Memorial Award for Inspirational Leadership.
Paul was asked to establish the Foundation to Prevent Violence Against Women and their Children as a joint venture by the Victorian and Commonwealth Governments in April 2013, and later accepted appointment as the inaugural CEO of the Foundation, now known as Our Watch. In December 2015 Paul commenced as the Chief Executive Officer of Wesley Mission Victoria and led that organisation into a merger with 21 other UnitingCare organisations.
Paul is now the inaugural Chief Executive Officer of Uniting (Victoria and Tasmania) Ltd. Uniting was formerly established in October 2016 and continues the work of 22 community service agencies in Victoria and Tasmania. With a budget of $260 million and 3,500 staff and the same number of volunteers, Uniting has broad engagement in metropolitan, regional and remote communities across the two states.
Collins St , Melbourne VIC