Past Treasurer and Past Deputy Chair
Masters of Law, Bachelor of Economics, Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Law.
Maria joined the YMCA Victoria Board in 2012 and brings much commercial, business and finance experience. She is a qualified lawyer and accountant.
Maria is the Head of Family Office at MFCo (The Myer Family Company Ltd). MFCo provides a range of strategic wealth management, investment and philanthropic services to families, trusts, charitable entities and private foundations. She leads a national team who provides strategic advice and oversight, structuring, succession planning, tax, accounting and reporting services.
Prior to MFCo, she was a legal and tax partner at KPMG for 18 Years during which she advised clients across many industries in the private and public sectors and held a number of strategic and leadership roles.
Maria also has a particular interest in and long history of working with not-for-profit entities, assisting them in achieving and managing their eligibility for tax concessions.
Maria was an integral member of the YMCA Bridge Project Council which provides opportunity and support for young offenders after release from custody.
- The Young Men's Christian Association of Victoria Inc. (November 2011)
- Victorian YMCA Youth and Community Services Inc. (November 2011)
Occupation: Head of Family Office, MFCo (The Myer Family Company Ltd)
Area of Specialty and Expertise: Taxation, finance, legal, project management.