Jennifer Hannan AM

Speaker Bio Jennifer Hannan AM

State Director - WA

Jennifer Hannan is the State Director in WA for MacKillop Family Services. She has worked as a Therapist (child, couple and family) and then as a Manager and Executive Director for a number of not for profit organisations including Relationships Australia, Centacare and Anglicare and now MacKillop Family Services over her 30 year career.

In Jennifer’s current position at MacKillop, she is responsible for all WA Services including their foster care programmes which include innovative collaborations with Aboriginal organisations to provide aboriginal carers for Aboriginal kids on country.

Jennifer was past chair and board member of FRSA and Families Australia, served for 5 years on the Family Law Council of Australia as the community sector appointee and has current positions on the Department for Child Protection Department (WA) Case Review Board and the Northern Suburbs Community Legal Centre Board.