Greta Doherty (she/her) is the acting Group Manager, Women’s Safety, at the Department of Social Services (DSS), where she is responsible for development and delivery of the National Plan to End Violence against Women and Children 2022–2032 as well as key Commonwealth programs such as 1800RESPECT. She is also the Senior Executive Pride Ally Champion.
Prior to joining the DSS, Greta worked in a range of roles in the Education portfolio for almost a decade, including in higher education policy, infrastructure funding, research policy, early childhood and childcare legislative reform and international education. She also worked at the Department of Finance and Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet.
Greta has a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Asian Studies (Hons) and Master of Public Policy, all from the Australian National University.
Appointed Director, Commonwealth September 2022.