Amanda Thomas

Onboard Logistics and Communications Support

Amanda is a senior executive experienced in commercial, not-for-profit and government environments. Her career spans front-line, consulting and strategic roles involving enterprise analysis and planning; organisational and policy reform; governance and assurance; policy development and implementation; industrial relations and workforce development. She has a proven track record of delivering high-impact outcomes across national and international contexts.

Amanda is accustomed to working directly with senior business leaders and excels in hands-on strategic leadership; analytical problem solving; and empowering teams and clients to deliver quality outcomes. She has a passion for problem solving and project management and is adept at working within complex and unstructured settings.

As the General Manager of Strategy, Policy and Research, Amanda leads the projects team, initiates, and guides the research program, and works with the CEO and board to design and implement the strategy of the Human Services Skills Organisation (HSSO).