Directors Australia specialises in recruiting exclusively for boards, board committees and advisory boards across all market sectors Australia-wide. With a commitment to excellence, we connect top-tier talent with impactful board opportunities.
Vanessa Jolly, General Manager Board Recruitment, brings a wealth of experience in human resources and board recruitment with over 20 years experience across government, not-for-profit and private sectors. Having worked for global organisations in both remote and metropolitan regions, she is well networked and has a proven track record in understanding and positively driving business performance outcomes within complex environments.
Being in the business of connecting people drives Vanessa to ensure the right person, with the right skills and attributes is in an organisation at the right time. She is an executive leader and board connection enthusiast with a Bachelor of Business majoring in Human Resource Management and Management from the Queensland University of Technology. Vanessa is a trained mediator and negotiator and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (MAICD) and a certified practitioner with the Australian Human Resources Institute (CAHRI).
Glee Mitchell, Board Recruitment Specialist, brings an informed and collaborative approach to board recruitment to achieve outstanding results for client organisations. Her expertise encompasses the entire spectrum of human resources and she has a commitment to understanding the intricacies of board dynamics and governance structures.
As a trusted senior advisor and board recruitment specialist, Glee is recognised by her ability to deliver on client’s director recruitment needs, establishing herself as a ‘go-to’ figure in the specialised arena of non-executive director placements. Her reputation extends beyond merely meeting recruitment demands – Glee is acknowledged for her active listening skills and commitment to fulfilling the unique requirements of her clients. She stands out as a reliable and results-driven professional. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Graduate Diploma in Business Administration and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (MAICD) and a Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia.