Kelly O’Shanassy

Australian Conservation Foundation

CEO of the Australian Conservation Foundation

Kelly O’Shanassy is a sustainability leader, experienced in executive roles in business, government and the community sector. In her career, Kelly has led the charge to boost clean energy, make homes more energy and water efficient and recycling cheaper and easier. She’s helped protect and restore Australia’s rivers and forests.

She has a track record of building ‘people power’ to advocate for a better future. She is also respected for her work in helping business leaders advocate for a modern and sustainable economy, culminating in Kelly being recognised amongst the top 100 business women in Australia in the 2013 Telstra Business Women’s Awards.

When not advocating for the environment, she loves travelling and kayaking along Australia’s rivers.