Professional Bio

Hilary has worked in fundraising and external relations for more than 15 years, in universities, government, indigenous advocacy and the arts. She has an MBA and an Economics degree, and brings a clear, open communication style, and a creative, inclusive approach to her work at The Ethics Centre. In combination, these help her bring diverse people with different skills together to support, maintain and advance a more ethical society.

What inspires you about the work that you do?

Philanthropy helps people manifest the change they want to see in the world. It gives us the chance to make a meaningful impact on society as it evolves, investing in what really matters, for everyone’s benefit. As for The Ethics Centre – well, you’d expect it to be staffed by smart, caring people. It’s my privilege to work with a genuinely erudite and warm-hearted team who stimulate and stretch me every day.