Our CEO – Jean Giese

Jean Giese has worked in senior roles in the community industry for over a decade and has a wealth of experience in designing, delivering and evaluating projects and collaborations that foster an inclusive Canberra and seek to remove barriers to connection with community. Jean is an avid volunteer herself, and provides stewardship through her role on various governing boards and committees. She is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and has a Bachelor of International Relations, Certificate IV in Community Sector Work and Diploma in Project Management.


Community Engagement Coordinator
Participates in and facilitates community events
Coordinates Community Information Hub
Systems and IT Coordinator
Provides access to and training for the Community Directory and volunteering portal
Inclusive Volunteering Program Coordinator
Program enquiries
Opportunities for program participation
Policy Officer
Policy, training and workshops
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Newsletters, campaigns, social media, website
Community Engagement volunteers
Community information
Ask us anything!
Call 02 6248 7988 or drop in to the Community Information Hub