Chief Executive Officer
Marilyn joined The David Roche Foundation in August 2016 as General and Finance Manager and appointed Chief Executive Officer from 1 January 2018. During her career as a qualified accounting professional, Marilyn gained extensive experience across a wide range of industries and sectors in public practice before transitioning to commerce. Prior to joining the Not For Profit sector Marilyn held executive leadership roles with international public and private companies, overseeing the accounting, finance, taxation and administrative operations of their Australian subsidiaries.
Marilyn holds a Master of Commerce (Public Accounting) and a Post Graduate Certificate Professional Accounting (PGPA) from the University of New England.
In June 2019 Marilyn completed the Leading Edge Program with the Leaders Institute of South Australia.
Marilyn’s professional memberships include Fellow Institute of Public Accountants (FIPA); Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA); Fellow Tax Institute (FTI); Fellow Institute of Financial Accountants (FFA); Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (MAICD).