The Lady Musgrave Trust is governed by a carefully selected voluntary board of directors who donate their time to giving young women and their children a chance in life. They have a passion and commitment to the work of The Lady Musgrave Trust and are dedicated to saving and enhancing the lives of young women in Brisbane.
Patricia McCormack - President
Patricia McCormack is an experienced Director, Executive and Management Consultant. Her professional experience has been mainly in Human Resource Management. Before establishing People Focus, her own consultancy, Patricia had extensive experience in the finance and IT industries. She has a Bachelor Degree from Queensland University majoring in Organisational Psychology and Industrial Relations.
Global Senior Vice President of Human Resources for Mincom Limited
Jeannette Scott - Company Secretary
A solicitor with over 15 years in the regulatory environment, focusing on the charity and NFP sectors, Jeannette has undertaken senior in-house counsel roles with the National Heart Foundation, and ADMA (the Association for Data-Driven Marketing and Advertising). Currently in private practice with Moulis Legal, she advises a wide variety of organisations in the areas of privacy, data security and notifiable data breaches, consumer law (advertising, product claims), charitable fundraising, regulatory compliance, government advocacy, risk management, governance and commercial agreements.
Jeannette is a member of various professional bodies including ACLA (Australian Corporate Lawyers Association), GRCI (Governance Risk and Compliance Institute), and iappANZ (International Association of Privacy Professionals Australia New Zealand). She was one of the inaugural recipients of the designation CCP (Certified Compliance Professional) from the Australasian Compliance Institute (as it then was) in 2006 and currently chairs their Awards Committee.As a long-term supporter of charities who support and nurture young people Jeannette is honoured to have the opportunity to assist young women in need through the work of The Lady Musgrave Trust.