Gemma (she/her) has served as Chair since September 2018. A young woman passionate about inclusion, advocacy and driving change, for nearly three years she has served on the Minus18 Board. Gemma is a member of the Board's People & Culture Committee.
Outside of Minus18, Gemma is an employment lawyer at Hall & Wilcox, an innovative national business law firm, where she helps commercial and community clients manage risk. She has previously worked for Monash University, the International Womens' Development Agency, Springvale Monash Legal Service and the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre. In 2018, Gemma was selected as a member of McKinsey's Women in Leadership Forum and the Victorian Youth Congress.
Gemma is a proud young queer woman who brings high-performing, intersectional and strategic leadership to drive Minus18 into the future.