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Melanie Morrissey

Managing Director

Melanie is a Managing Director in Protiviti Canberra with over 20 years’ experience in leading business performance improvement excellence in public and private enterprise. Melanie has extensive experience working with organisations in Australia, Asia, Europe and the UK. Melanie specialises in the delivery of whole of business performance improvements through strategy development and execution.

Major Projects

Department of Health: Melanie has provided PPM advisory services to the Mental Health Division. She is focused on providing project and program assurance for the highest priority programs to increase the likelihood of success and mitigate risk.

ACT Emergency Services Agency: Melanie has provided targeted business advisory services and specific business performance improvement guidance across the agency. Melanie has created deep and trusted relationships across ESA and has worked at the strategic and operational level to provide meaningful and applicable advisory services.

ACT Parks and Conservation: Melanie has been the engagement Director on an 8-month engagement with PCS. She led a dedicated team to provide targeted business performance improvement advisory services to the PCS, focused on improving their project and program management practices and streamlining efficiencies.

Management Consulting: Melanie has led the development of capabilities to assist organisations drive improvements to their business performance and deliver strategic objectives through a portfolio management approach.

Management Consulting: Melanie has led the development of capabilities to assist organisations drive improvements to their business performance and deliver strategic objectives through a portfolio management approach.

Areas of Expertise

  • Project, Program and Portfolio Management 
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Business Strategy

Industry Experience

  • Defence
  • Government
  • Private Sector

Education

  • UNSW – Bachelor of Arts in Management and Politics 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Diploma of Personnel Management
  • Advanced Diploma of Administration (Health Services)
  • Graduate of AFDA / RMC

Professional Memberships and Certifications

  • PRINCE 2 Practitioner
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) Practitioner
  • Defence Logistic Operations and Management Course (LOIC)
  • Occupational Health and Safety for Managers Course