Director-General, Department of Education WA

Lisa Rodgers is a powerful voice and respected advocate in education. She is an experienced executive, having provided exemplary service for the profession, governments and the public in various jurisdictions including the UK, New Zealand and Australia. Prior to joining the Department of Education, Lisa was CEO of AITSL and Deputy Secretary, Early Learning and Student Achievement and Deputy Secretary, Evidence, Data and Knowledge in the Ministry of Education in New Zealand. With over 16 years’ experience in Education, Lisa has led significant reforms in assessment innovation, curriculum and the use of evidence for impact at the classroom and national level. Lisa has an Honours Degree in Psychology and has held several other substantial posts in Justice, Health and Defence.



Thursday 4th June, 2020