Jon is a Senior Advisor to the Consulting team with Social Ventures Australia (SVA). He has led a diverse range of strategic planning, service design and outcomes management projects with organisations such as Lifeline Australia (read more about this project here), the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA), the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet and Te Whānau O Waipareira (read more about this project here). Jon also leads SVA Consulting’s work in mental health (read SVA’s Mental Health Perspective Paper here).
Previously, he spent eight years working as a communications and external relations advisor across the private, public and non-profit sectors. He has held roles with the Victorian Department of Human Services, Australia Post’s Corporate Affairs Division and the Foundation for Young Australians. He also has a passion for strategic philanthropy and has been a member of The Myer Foundation for more than 15 years and currently serves on the Board of the Australian Environmental Grantmakers Network.
Jon holds an MBA (with distinction) from ESADE Business School and a Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Arts (Media Communications) from the University of Melbourne.