Maria Katsonis

Maria Katsonis is a Public Policy Fellow at the University of Melbourne where she teaches policy design at a post graduate level. She has 20 years’ experience in the Victorian Public Service as a senior executive in public policy and public management. She has held the roles of Director, Governance and Director, Equality in the Department of Premier and Cabinet (DPC) and served as Special Adviser to the Secretary of DPC for five years. She was previously the Executive Director of Public Policy and Organisation Reviews at the Victorian Public Service Commission where she led governance and service delivery reviews at the request of the Premier and Ministers.