Chris Bourke has announced the appointment of Diane Joseph to be the Director-General of the Education and Training Directorate.
Ms Joseph has been acting in the position since April 2012. She commenced with the Directorate in January 2010 as Deputy Director-General.
Ms Joseph has been responsible for overseeing key strategic planning and for coordinating activities across the Directorate, including national and whole of government initiatives. Ms Joseph’s vision is that all students can learn. Her ongoing focus on improving and investing in people, performance and practice is recognised across government in the ACT and nationally.
Ms Joseph was previously General Manager, Policy Research and Innovation in the Victorian Department for Education and Early Childhood Development. She has many years experience in central and regional executive roles and as a secondary school principal.
All the best of luck to her!