Jane Halton is the Independent Chair of COTA Australia and was appointed by the Board of Directors in December 2017. Jane also chairs the Governance, HR and Remuneration Committee.
Jane has extensive experience in public sector policy and administration and formerly headed the Australian Government Department of Finance. Before that she was head of the Department of Health and Ageing and was a Deputy Secretary in the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet.
Jane is currently a Board member of the ANZ Bank, Clayton Utz lawyers and the Australian Policy Institute. She is also an Adjunct Professor at the Universities of Canberra and Sydney.