Facebook Pixel

,

Ophelia

"I look forward to lifting the standard of evidence-based policy in NSW to be world class."

Ophelia is the Director of Economic Analysis and Evaluation at NSW Treasury, where she puts evidence-based policy into practice.

“By working with agencies to improve on appraisal methods we help inform Government decisions so that public funds go to the actions and social policies that deliver the greatest public value.”

“To achieve this, my team and I work with professionals in all areas of policy and service delivery including the most challenging issues in social policy. I look forward to lifting the standard of evidence-based policy in NSW to be world class.”

Ophelia particularly enjoys the variety of work involved in her role. On a given day she might be thinking about criminal justice, health, education, and early childhood interventions.

With an undergraduate science degree and two Master’s degrees in science and public administration under her belt, it will come as no surprise that Ophelia has previously worked in Europe, Asia and Latin America where she led an international program of academic research and evidence-based energy policy development in 12 developing countries.

Now calling Australia home, Ophelia’s favourite pastimes are devoted to her two children, friends, family, travel and surfing. 

Related opportunities

Delivery Director x3

Job Posting: 25 Oct 2021 - Closing Date: 08 Nov 2021

Senior Executive | Director

Sydney Region / Sydney City

About us Sydney Metro is a fully automated rapid transit system which offers a new generation of fast, safe and reliable train services. Sydney Met...

Projects

Full-Time

Job Reference Number:

31905-36934509
Find out more

Director Operational Change

Job Posting: 21 Oct 2021 - Closing Date: 27 Oct 2021

Projects | Project Management
Transport and Logistics | Management and Support
Transport and Logistics | Operations
Senior Executive | Director

Sydney Region / Sydney City

About us Transport for NSW is the lead agency of the NSW Transport cluster. Our role is to lead the development of a safe, efficient, integrated tr...

Greater Sydney

Full-Time

Job Reference Number:

41824-36903625
Find out more

Director Policy and Innovation

Job Posting: 20 Oct 2021 - Closing Date: 03 Nov 2021

Senior Executive
Property and Assets | Property and Asset Management
Property and Real Estate | Property Development
Policy | Advisory
Senior Executive | Director

Sydney Region / Sydney - West

Do you want your work to make a difference for NSW? Together, we create thriving environments, communities and economies. Temporary full-time...

Housing and Property

Full-Time

Job Reference Number:

517711
Find out more