Our CEO

Ms Chris McMillan – Chief Executive Officer

Chris McMillan is one of Australia’s most experienced non-profit executives.

Her distinguished credentials include five years of service as the Leukaemia Foundation of Australia’s General Manager for New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory, where she was responsible for successfully transforming the organisation’s fundraising and service profile to enhance support for Australians affected by blood cancer.

With extensive experience in the health and non-profit sectors, Chris has an early career background in nursing and has previously served as the CEO of the Fundraising Institute of Australia.

Her expertise is drawn from leadership roles ranging across a diversity of industries, including information technology, learning and development, human resources, management consulting, and finance.

With an exemplary career spanning two decades, she is widely recognised for her down-to-earth style and determination to make a difference.

Chris is a passionate leader who believes that by working together, we can create a cancer free future.

She lives in Brisbane with her husband Robert. They have one son who is currently studying medicine at the University of Queensland.

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