B.A.(Hons) M.B.A. Dip.Lib Dip. Ed. Hon.D.Univ Hon.D.Litt FALIA FAICD FIPAA
Chairperson and one of the founding team engaged in establishing Enova Community Energy Ltd as Australia’s first community-owned energy retailer, Alison has had an interesting and varied career. This has included such diverse roles as: tutor in philosophy (Flinders Uni), Australian Volunteer International in PNG, community liaison officer in Gunpowder (NW Qld), State Librarian (NSW), Director General State & Regional Development (NSW), Exec Dir Operations Serco Asia Pacific & MD Serco Transport Services, and Deputy Vice Chancellor Resources Monash University.
Along the way she has been named as Australian Business Woman of the Year, and Australian Business Leader of the Year (Professions), been awarded an AO for services to public administration and a Centenary Medal for services to business. She has served on some 17 boards in both private and public sectors including IBM Australia, Lend Lease Corporate Financial Services, St James Ethics Centre, Australian Volunteers International and Conservation Volunteers Australia.