Carla Wilshire OAM
Chief Executive Officer
Carla has a background in public policy development and impact strategy, corporate governance and tertiary research. Prior to establishing MCA, Carla worked in senior roles in the public service and as an advisor to Government, principally in the area of migration and resettlement, including as Chief of Staff to the Minister for Multicultural Affairs. She also held academic and consulting positions in Australia and abroad. Carla is the Board Director of Football Australia and The Australian Centre for Social Innovation. Carla is the co-founder and Deputy Chair of the Migrant and Refugee Women’s Health Partnership, a member of the Judicial Council on Cultural Diversity, and a member of the Council of the Harmony Alliance, the national migrant and refugee women’s alliance.