Women's Property Initiatives is a non-profit company, limited by guarantee, managed by a voluntary board of women from the private, government, community and academic sectors.

The Directors of the Board bring commitment, passion, strategic direction and responsible governance to WPI.

Meet the Team

Jeanette Large

CEO, Company Secretary & Principal Estate Agent

Jeanette Large

CEO, Company Secretary & Principal Estate Agent

Professional Background:
Joined WPI as Development Manager in 2005 -
Chief Executive Officer in 2009
Relevant skills & experience:
Bachelor of Behavioural Science and a Graduate Diploma in Business Management - extensive experience across the housing sector: from running refuges and local housing groups to management roles in government departments

Debra Mika

Chair

Debra Mika

Chair

Professional Background:
Senior Management - Financial Services
Relevant skills & experience:
Analytical and financial expertise, strategic and business planning

Carmel McCormack

Vice Chair

Carmel McCormack

Vice Chair

Professional Background:
Executive management
Relevant skills & experience:
Publications management and product development

Christine Gilbertson

Treasurer

Christine Gilbertson

Treasurer

Professional Background:
Chartered Accountant
Relevant skills & experience:
Financial Management, Risk Management, Audit, Property Development, Governance, Investment Portfolio Management

Alyssa Caplan

Director

Alyssa Caplan

Director

Professional Background:
Lawyer

Skills and Experience:
Extensive experience in a top tier corporate law firm and as in-house legal counsel at global technology supplier, specialising in complex commercial contracts. Risk identification & management, legal strategy and corporate governance.

Beverley Kliger

Director

Beverley Kliger

Director

Professional Background:
Social Policy
Relevant skills & experience:
Expertise in housing, risk management and community services policy and practice

Donna Rayner

Director

Donna Rayner

Director

Professional Background:
Principal, property and development at prestigious, mid-tier law firm.

Relevant skills & experience:
Extensive experience in property law, particularly in retirement living law, residential and commercial property transactions. Experience extends to providing advice in these areas and drafting a variety of contracts and agreements.

Noral Rich

Director

Noral Rich

Director

Professional Background:
Partner - global real estate services firm
Relevant skills & experience:
Wide ranging property expertise; development feasibility, development risk identification

Jane Standish

Director

Jane Standish

Director

Professional Background:
Marketing
Relevant skills & experience:
Writing and implementing strategic marketing, business and communications plans