FCA Chief Executive Officer
Mary Aldred commenced as the Chief Executive Officer of the Franchise Council of Australia in April 2018. Mary has a lifelong connection to small business, growing up in a family-run small business in regional Victoria.
Prior to commencing at the FCA, Mary served as the inaugural CEO of the Committee for Gippsland from 2011 to 2018.
Mary has also served on a number of boards and government advisory committees including as a director on LifeLine Gippsland, Latrobe Regional Hospital, and as a member of the Victorian Women’s Corrections Ministerial Advisory Committee, the Victorian Responsible Gambling Ministerial Advisory Committee, and the Gippsland Tertiary Education Council.