Friday 20th October // Hobart Brewing Co + Macq 01 Hotel

Jacqui Allen is the current Deputy Secretary, Cultural and Tourism Development with the Department for State Growth and works across the two sectors to enhance Tasmania’s reputation as a wonderful place to live, visit and invest. A former Ministerial Advisor for the West Australian Government, Jacqui has also undertaken roles in arts funding, policy and managed a number of government capital works programs at the WA Department of Culture and the Arts. She was the Deputy Director-General of that Department from 2009 until December 2012, when she joined the Tasmanian Government. Jacqui holds and Executive Masters in Public Administration and is nationally regarded as a leading voice in the development of Public Value policy within Government.