Katie McLeish

‘I came to SVA to partner with like-minded funders and individuals who are committed to the challenge of creating systems level change in Australia – and doing it together.’

Katie is Executive Director of Partnerships at SVA, responsible for the national fundraising team.

Prior to joining SVA Katie worked as a fundraising consultant for the Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne and for the University of Melbourne.  From 2012-2015, she was CEO at the Melbourne International Arts Festival, having returned home from New York City, where she lived for 6 years and worked as Vice President of Development at New York City Center, Manhattan’s oldest performing arts center.