Ms Anne Walker

Vice Chair of Trustees - BA(Econ), LLB

Anne was elected as a Trustee of Catholic Healthcare on 29 November, 2016. She was appointed Vice Chair on 7 March, 2018.

Anne is a solicitor, who holds a current practising certificate. After working in private practice in a large city firm for 4 years, Anne changed focus from corporate law to work in family law for 8 years. Anne commenced working for the Church at the Catholic Commission for Employment Relations for 12 years resulting in the position of Special Counsel. In 2013, Anne was appointed Chancellor of the Diocese of Broken Bay to which the role of Director, Office of Chancery Services was later added. In October 2016, Anne provided consultancy services in governance and professional standards to varied clientele including the Victorian Commission for Children and Young People. In 2017 Anne was appointed to the role of National Executive Director for Catholic Religious Australia.

Anne is particularly interested in safeguarding the vulnerable in our society, governance and fostering the mission of the Church within its organisations. Anne is also a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.