Anna Parle

Chief Resilience Officer and Director, Community Resilience and Social Inclusion, Department of Premier and Cabinet

Anna Parle is the Victorian State Chief Resilience Officer and Director of the Community Resilience and Social Inclusion branch at Department of Premier and Cabinet. Anna is a communications and strategy specialist and brings years of diverse experience to this position. Prior to being appointed to her current role, Anna led the design, development and implementation of the Victorian Government’s “Victorian. And Proud of It” Campaign.

Anna has experience working abroad which has heightened her understanding and appreciation of cultural diversity and the importance of social inclusion. Anna prioritises a multi agency approach to implementing policy and programs that will drive social cohesion and protect the resilience of the communities. She will seek to strengthen the Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet’s relationship with other government agencies and with the private sector. Anna has worked in multiple lead marketing and communications roles and understands the importance of strong collaboration to implement successful policy initiatives.