Meet Our Boards
Founder, Patron and Ambassador
Tradeswomen Australia Board Members
TWA Chair & Non-Executive Director
TWACF Board Member
CEO of Food Frontier, formerly CEO of Skyline Education Foundation Australia and Freemasons Victoria, Jane Sydenham-Clarke has held leadership roles including at Fed Square, Kidney Health Australia and Southgate Arts and Leisure Precinct.
Kit McMahon is a C-Suite executive with 20 years’ leadership experience and an in depth capacity for strategic planning and execution. Significant working knowledge of workforce development, workforce planning, skills (policy and practice), capacity and capability building at industry, organisation, individual, and community level.
TWA Company Secretary
Georgia is a finance professional with a background in mining and infrastructure who has gained experience in operational and corporate roles in Australia, Asia, America and Latin America. She focuses on improving operational outcomes and developing a culture of cost ownership and optimisation, by refining systems and processes.
Luana Melis is a general counsel, company secretary and director with over 20 plus years experience in the property and construction industry. This includes positions with Mallesons (now King Wood Mallesons), funds manager QIC and developers Grocon and Time & Place.
Melanie Woodward is currently the CFO of Master Electricians Australia and formerly CFO of Orange Sky Australia. Spanning a 25-year career, Melanie has held leadership and non-executive director roles across the building and construction, financial services, consulting, charity and association industries.
Maree Davenport is Managing Director of Government and Corporate Advisory Network, and a strategic advisor specialising in gender equality. An accredited Mediator (NMAS), she holds a Master of Leadership, along with tertiary qualifications in property, communications, risk (GIA) and governance (AICD).