The Andrews Labor Government today announced the appointment of Janet Dore as interim Chief Executive Officer of the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation.
Ms Dore will commence her role as interim CEO in mid-October, replacing Louise Glanville who will start a new role as Managing Director of Victoria Legal Aid.
Ms Dore is a highly experienced senior executive and currently holds positions on a number of boards including Deputy Chair of Central Highlands Water, Director of Municipal Association Victoria WorkCare and Municipal Monitor for the Ararat Rural City Council.
Between December 2007 and July 2015 she was the CEO of the Transport Accident Commission where she worked to improve support for people experiencing road trauma and promoting road safety to all Victorians.
Prior to 2007 Ms Dore worked as Non-Executive Director at nib Health Funds between 2002 and 2008 and General Manager of Newcastle City Council between 1999 and 2007.
She holds an MBA from Deakin University and has undertaken Strategic Leadership and Advanced Management programs at the University of Oxford.
Ms Dore has been appointed as the interim CEO for up to nine months, to allow for a thorough recruitment process to be undertaken.
Quotes attributable to Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation Marlene Kairouz
“Janet Dore is a highly qualified senior executive with extensive experience in both the public and not-for-profit sectors.”
“I look forward to working with her as she continues the important work of developing initiatives to minimise gambling related harm in Victoria.”
“I would like to thank Louise Glanville for her work and commitment during her time leading the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation and wish her well in her new role.”