Jason Mifsud is a proud member of the Eastern Maar people of the Gunditjmara nation in south-west Victoria. He is a highly respected leader in the community and is known as a forward thinker and visionary having led significant cultural and organisational change through a number of high-profile positions over the past twenty years.
Jason sits on various boards demonstrating his ability to lead and drive change. His broad experience stems from his extensive background in Aboriginal affairs delivering structural reform and change management through measurable outcomes on complex issues in his various roles. This was particularly evident in his work as the Executive Director for Aboriginal Victoria where he established the architecture and governance arrangements to embed Aboriginal self-determination in cultural, social and economic policy as well as the roadmap to a Treaty agreement, an Australian first.
Prior to this and starting his own business, Mifsud Consulting & Advisory, Jason was an AFL player, coach, and executive, demonstrating his multi-faceted experience, skills, and background.
Jason’s career has been underpinned by fearless leadership and tireless advocacy and negotiation of social justice outcomes, Indigenous rights, and reconciliation.