Wendy Field | Head of Strategy, Policy and Programs
The Smith Family

Wendy Field, Head of Strategy, Policy and Programs, The Smith Family

Wendy is a social worker by background and worked in that capacity for many years with young people and women who were homeless and had complex lives.  She subsequently gained a second degree in Social Sciences.  She is passionate about driving systems change and demonstrating impact and has driven this focus in her many years working in leadership roles across community sector, policy and advocacy organisations and public service sectors at State and Commonwealth Government levels. Wendy is currently Head of Policy, Programs and Strategy with The Smith Family where she has responsibility for program design, implementation support and data and digital transformation as part of her broad portfolio.  Prior to joining The Smith Family she held a number of leadership roles across a variety of policy and program areas in the Australian Government.


Day 2 @ 09:00

Digital equity challenges for schools & opportunities to close the divide

  • Understand the current digital equity landscape for schools.
  • Learn more about the opportunities for the education sector to narrow the divide.
  • Find out about programs available now to improve inclusion for your school, including the School Student Broadband Initiative (SSBI).
last published: 24/May/24 07:25 GMT

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