Janene’s professional life has been dedicated to making a difference to not-for-profit organisations; and her impact on the lives and well-being of many thousands of people has been enormous as a direct result of her efforts. Janene believes that philanthropy embraces the joy of giving that can be experienced by one and all. With international experience as a board member and advisor, donor, consultant and volunteer, Janene joins us most recently from Monash Health where she was instrumental in funding the building of the new Monash Children’s Hospital. Her role there encompassed campaign management, international grants, bequests, major gifts and developing and nurturing partnerships. Janene has two dogs of her own, BJ an English Pointer and Milo a Jack Russell. She is a passionate lover of animals great and small.