Ms Melanie Eagle BA BSW LLB Post Graduate Diploma of International Development GAICD
Ms Eagle has qualifications in Arts, Social Work, the Law, and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
She is the Chief Executive Officer at Hepatitis Victoria – the peak organisation providing advocacy, awareness raising, information, support and health promotion for people living with or affected by viral hepatitis.
Her professional work has included the public sector (city strategic planning, social policy, women’s policy, law reform, and equal opportunity); the private sector (a solicitor); and the union movement. She has been the Mayor and a Councillor of the City of St Kilda and served on the Boards of a wide range of organisations including Hanover Welfare, Prahran Mission and St Kilda Skillshare.
She is a Director of Star Health (formerly the Inner South Community Health Centre), Director of Hepatitis Australia, a committee member of the Chronic Illness Alliance of Victoria and a Patron of the Epilepsy Foundation.
Chair — People and Culture Committee
Member — Primary Care and Population Health Advisory Committee