Straight up: Interviews with backbone leaders

Straight Up: interviews with backbone leaders: Matthew Cox

Matthew Cox has particular experience in applying collective impact methodologies in the local context, and is our latest backbone leader to be interviewed for this series.

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‘A life-changing ensemble’

Our Executive Director, Dr Michelle Lucas, was recently featured as ‘Changemaker of the Week’ on the Pro Bono Australia website, in an interview that outlined what inspires and challenges her, what drew her to the social sector, and why collective impact is a valuable method in addressing complex social challenges.

Straight up: Interviews with backbone leaders – Moira Deslandes

Until recently, Moira Deslandes has been working as backbone leader for Together in the South, one of our partner communities. In this Q&A, the first of an interview series with collective impact backbone leaders in Australia, Moira reflects on what motivates her, what she finds rewarding and challenging and where she has seen the seeds of change being sown.