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Our board

Bringing expertise from across the private and public sectors, our board sets policies, priorities and strategies for the Commission in performing its functions. Our board members provide important links to the broader Victorian community and ensure our work remains relevant and responsive to the human rights issues that touch people every day.

Meet our board

Laurinda Gardner

Laurinda Gardner is a board director, organisational reform and change management consultant and career coach. Laurinda has over 25 years' senior executive experience and was formerly a Deputy Secretary with the Victorian Department of Treasury and Finance and a Director at the City of Melbourne. She has led large operational teams in diverse areas including strategic and business planning, HR, IT, communications, town planning, stakeholder engagement, finance and risk. Laurinda has performed the role of trusted adviser to several CEOs, undertaken a number of reviews for the Victorian Government, is currently on the board of the Victorian Planning Authority and a member of several remuneration, and audit and risk committees. Laurinda is a Fellow of the Institute of Public Administration (Victoria) and a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

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1300 292 153 or (03) 9032 3583

1300 152 494

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1300 555 727 then use 1300 292 153

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0447 526 642

The Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission acknowledges that we work on the traditional lands of the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation. We also work remotely and serve communities on the lands of other Traditional Custodians.

We pay our respects to their Elders past and present.