Our Staff

Lynne Umbers

Content and Convening Manager

In the role of Content & Convening Manager, Lynne is responsible for the curation of our Conference, Webinar and Thought Leadership programs to support better philanthropic practice, and for convening member networks to support learning and collaboration.

Previously, Lynne worked at Good2Give, project managing the Giving Circles @ Work pilot and product development. She has a Master of Social Investment and Philanthropy from the Centre of Social Impact, Swinburne (2018), completing a thesis focusing Giving Circles in the Australian context.

Lynne helped develop the ‘Put Your Foot Down Walk’, Melbourne for PanKind Foundation and is a member of the Melbourne Women’s Fund.

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