With over 20 years’ experience in market-driven not-for-profits across children’s services, health care, disability and education, Birgitte has a strong track record in delivering successful, innovative turnaround business strategies to achieve social outcomes. Birgitte holds a BA/MA and an MBA from Macquarie Graduate School of Management, is a qualified teacher and a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Birgitte has a deep commitment to social justice and is a strong believer in the transforming power of education. Birgitte joined Learning Links in 2013 in the role of General Manager Marketing & Business Development and became CEO in 2015. She is passionate about the organisation and its purpose of helping all Australian children overcome the barriers to achieving the best possible educational outcomes and opportunities in life.