Our highly experienced staff combine extensive relevant professional experience with proven skills in a wide range of sectors.

They are known and respected for their dedication to leadership development in Tasmania and helping our State be the best in can be.

Angela Driver


Angela has been employed with Tasmanian Leaders since 2011, becoming the CEO in 2021. During this tenure she completed the Art and Practice of Adaptive Leadership at the Harvard Kennedy School of Executive Education in Boston and successfully completed a Brain Based Coaching certificate with the Neuro Leadership Institute. Prior to that she enjoyed a successful career in arts; establishing the Junction Arts Festival after completing a Churchill Fellowship into performance events for social change. 0417 379 703

Simone Hackett

Business Manager

Simone is an established business leader with sound business development and management skills. She is co-owner of eco-tourism venture RiverFly 1864, a member of the Inland Fisheries Advisory Council, and a founding member of the Just Like Jack organisation which enables children with disabilities to get the most out of life.

Maureen Brennan


Maureen has experience across the corporate and non-profit sectors. She is an accomplished marketer with expertise in strategic development, government and corporate partnerships, and communications. She has served in advisory, committee, and board positions both in Australia and overseas.

Ros Young

Program Coordinator

Ros has a diverse career background in the tourism industry. She has held various roles including expedition guide, event coordinator, marketer and guest experience management. Her passion for Tasmanian communities and Tasmania has grown over the 20 years she has lived here. When not in the office Ros is most likely hanging out with her dogs or out for a bushwalk.