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Maryanne Kelly

Director, Operations and Strategic Projects, Queensland Reconstruction Authority
Maryanne Kelly

Maryanne holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Master of Social Planning and Development and has worked for almost 15 years on the development, implementation and evaluation of social policies and programs with the Australian, United Kingdom and Queensland Governments. Since February 2011 she has worked with the Queensland Reconstruction Authority – a statutory body established to coordinate and monitor Queensland’s reconstruction and recovery in response to the 2010-11 disasters. Her key responsibilities at the Authority include: engaging the government, corporate and community sectors regarding the community aspects of recovery; supporting vulnerable homeowners to rebuild their damaged properties; and documenting the strategic disaster resilience projects being delivered throughout the State. Prior to joining the Authority she worked at the Queensland Department of Communities and led the development and implementation of the Human and Social Recovery Implementation Plan; a strategic cross-sector plan detailing community recovery priorities in response to the 2010-11 disaster events, key initiatives and services, and performance reporting requirements.

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