Ms Patricia Kinnersly

CEO, Our Watch

Patty Kinnersly is a national leader in the prevention of violence against women and their children. As Chief Executive Officer of Our Watch, she works with women and men across all parts of the community to stop violence before it starts.

Formerly the Chief Executive Officer of Women’s Health Grampians, Patty joined Our Watch in 2015 as Director, Practice Leadership, bringing broad experience in women’s health, community services and education. She was appointed to the chief executive role in June 2018.

Patty has had an extensive governance career, serving on the boards of Ballarat Health Services, Rural Northwest Health, and Child and Family Services Ballarat.

She is currently a member of the Australian Women's Health Network National Board and the Carlton Football Club Board of Directors, the first to oversee its women’s football programs.

12.45pm - 1.30pm (AEST)

Thursday 21st May Masterclass 3

What are the Common Themes and Issues Identified in Relation to DFV and COVID-19?

30 min presentation followed by 15 min of Q&A