Lynne Haultain has been appointed as the new Executive Director of Victoria Law Foundation, taking over from Joh Kirby.
Ms Haultain has a background as a senior executive and is a passionate advocate for access to justice. She is Chair of the Board of Management at the Victorian Foundation for the Survivors of Torture and is a former Commissioner with the Victorian Law Reform Commission. With more than a decade’s experience working inside all three levels of government, she also headed up a Premier’s advisory panel on children’s services.
Ms Haultain will lead the Foundation through the next period, which will include a focus on the recommendations arising from the Victorian Government’s Access to Justice Review.
Ms Haultain will join the foundation at the end of July 2017.