Michelle can navigate the challenges of working in complex organisations, bringing a considered and professional approach to her work

Over the course of her career, Michelle has gained broad and deep experience developing strategy, people and programs from inception to delivery. Having spent the last 21 years in executive and senior management roles in local government and universities, Michelle has an intimate knowledge of the workings of both sectors, including considerable experience partnering with Local, State and Federal governments, senior academics, business leaders, and philanthropists through projects she has led.

As Senior Associate of Global Philanthropic, and PrincipalConsultant at Michelle Mac Consulting, Michelle specialises in working with organisations to engage and develop relationships that are strategic, consistent with their values and social purpose, and deliver real impact to the communities they serve.

To date she has worked with a range of organisations on developing fundraising skills and strategies, strategic planning, community consultation, and plan and process reviews, as well as providing coaching.

Michelle currently resides in regional NSW, living and working on Wiradjuri country.

Specialist skills

Focused on delivering impact through the development of purpose-driven strategies, Michelle is an exceptional leader who inspires commitment and dedication from those around her.