Principal and CEO

Mark Clisby

Mark Clisby is a Principal and oversees the operations of HERG. Mark holds degrees from the Universities of Adelaide and South Australia.

Mark has held previous roles as Director, Research Services at La Trobe University, Director, Operations and Company Secretary for Oxfam Australia, Director, Human Resources at the Australian National University, and Deputy Manager, Human Resources at Flinders University. Mark has skills in organisational change, research strengthening, collaboration and partnership creation and management, and leadership and staff development. Mark led reviews and change programs for universities and for both Oxfam Australia and the Oxfam International confederation of 15 International NGOs working in over 100 countries.

Mark has successfully led bids for Commonwealth, State and Local government funding of over $2m. Mark has been a member of the SSABSA “Work Education” Subject Advisory Committee, Chaired Not For Profit Councils and Committees and supported and reviewed Boards and sub-committees.

Professional affiliations

  • Member Australian Institute of Training and Development
  • Member Australian Human Resources Institute