Trish O'Reilly

Chief Executive Officer

Australia-Africa Mining Industry Group (AAMIG)


Trish has over 30 years’ experience across the public, private and not-for-profit sectors, working with a range of communities and population groups in South Africa, England and Australia. Her most recent roles undertaken with the Department for Communities in the Government of Western Australia include:

•    Manager Policy and Planning – focussing on assessing community needs and capacity building to strengthen communities, and

•    Manager Active Ageing Strategy – responding to the ageing of the population, managing and implementing the international WHO Age Friendly Cities Project across the state.

Recognised for her innovation and creativity and a commitment to excellence, Trish operates at many levels and is highly skilled at forging partnerships with key stakeholders. Central to Trish’s approach, is a commitment to engage with all levels of society to provide creative, sustainable solutions that will empower, build capacity and contribute to the development of a just society.

Trish has a BA (Psych) and Post Grad B.Soc Wk from the University of Western Australia. Trish is a current committee member of UN Women Australia Perth Chapter.

Trish O'Reilly