Ms Jennifer Pouwer

Experience: Jennifer is the Chief Strategy and Partnerships Officer ,The Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) . In August 2018 the Mental Illness Fellowship Queensland (MIFQ merged with RFQ. As Chief Executive Officer ,MIFQ Jennifer executed the merger in partnership with the CEO of RFQ. Jennifer has had a range of Commonwealth, State and NGO roles across diverse human services portfolio ( child protection; disability services; quality and accreditation; mental health and employment services). She gained her interest and diverse networks  in the non - government sector through the Community Services funding and contract management function in the State department of Health. This interest followed through to voluntary Board contributions to PACT (Protect All Children Today); ADA – Aged and Disability Advocacy ; The Eating Issues Centre.

Areas of interest: Leadership and culture; philosophy; corporate governance; collective impact and partnership models.