Joanna Brown first joined Melbourne Polytechnic as the Manager, People and Culture in September 2014 and shortly thereafter to Head of People and Culture, In April 2016 Joanna was appointed to Executive Director People and Culture and joined the Executive Leadership Committee. In 2019, Jo was appointed the Executive Director of People, Culture and Corporate Services.
Joanna currently oversights the People and Culture, Learning and Teaching, Organisational Learning, OHS and Employee Wellbeing, Payroll and Internal Communications teams.
Joanna has over 18 years' experience in the Human Resource space and prior to commencing employment with Melbourne Polytechnic, Joanna held the position of General Manager, Human Resources at C Management Services, the private wholly owned subsidiary of CQUniversity.
Joanna holds a Masters in Commerce (major in Human Resource Management) from Swinburne University of Technology and is a Certified Member of the Australian Human Resources Institute (CAHRI).