KEYNOTE: Ms Lynda O'Grady, Chairman of Aged Care Financing
Ms Lynda O'Grady is the Chairman of the Aged Care Financing Authority, a statutory committee established to provide independent advice to government on funding and financing issues in aged care.
She is also a non-executive director of Domino's Pizza Enterprises Limited and independent director of National Electronic Health Transition Authority (NEHTA).
Ms O'Grady previously held senior roles at Executive/Managing Director level at Telstra, including as Chief of Product. Prior to this, Ms O'Grady was Commercial Director of Australian Consolidated Press, the publishing subsidiary of Publishing & Broadcasting Limited and General Manager of Alcatel Australia.
She has previously served on the Council of Bond University, Boards of Screen Queensland and TAB Queensland prior to its listing and on the IT&T Board of Advisors to the New South Wales Treasurer.
She holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) degree gained at the University of Queensland and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.