HMRI Board

Dr Kirsten Molloy
Non-Executive Director – HMRI (Community)

Dr Kirsten Molloy is CEO of the Hunter Valley Coal Chain Coordinator. She has a PhD in Chemistry from the University of Newcastle, and an MBA from Deakin University. Dr Molloy is passionate about leadership and Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM). She actively encourages diversity, inclusion and equity in business, and cofounded the Hunter Region’s Equal Futures Project and the Hunter Valley Diversity Awards. She also founded Verity Leadership, focussed on creating demand for diversity in leadership and includes a mentorship program for young Hunter business people, as well as leadership development workshops and events.

An advocate for the prevention of domestic violence, Dr Molloy was an Executive Producer of the documentary ICEBERG. She is a recipient of the CEW Scholarship for Wharton’s Executive Development Program,  the Hunter Business Chamber’s President’s Award, the NSW Exceptional Woman in Resources and highly commended Nationally as an Exceptional Woman in Resources. Dr Molloy is a Non-Executive Director of Hunter H2O engineering consultancy and of Regional Development Australia Hunter.

Other current directorships in public and significant companies and institutions
Hunter H20
RDA Hunter

Service as a director
Appointed to HMRI Board 9 June 2016

Special responsibilities
Board Development Committee

 

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Chair

Kyle Loades
Chair, HMRI Board and Non-Executive Director – HMRI (community)

Directors

Non-Executive Director - HMRI (HNEH)
Non-Executive Director - HMRI (University of Newcastle)
Non-Executive Director - HMRI (HNELHD)
Non-Executive Director - HMRI (University of Newcastle)
Non-Executive Director - HMRI (Community)
Non-Executive Director – HMRI (Community)
Kirsten Mulley
Non-Executive Director – HMRI (Community)
Institute Director, HMRI
Scott Walkom
Non-Executive Director – HMRI (Community) | Chair, HMRI Foundation
Professor John Wiggers
Non-Executive Director - HMRI (HNELHD)
Professor Alex Zelinsky AO
Non-Executive Director - HMRI (University of Newcastle)