Penny Croser, State Courts Administrator, Chief Executive Officer, Courts Administration Authority (CAA), who was appointed in her role in June 2021, joined our members On the CouchMs Croser took us through her career journey and priorities in her current role. During the session, the audience joined the conversation by asking Penny questions they had about what led her to her current position and much more.

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Penny Croser

State Courts Administrator, Chief Executive Officer
Courts Administration Authority (CAA)

Penny Croser commenced as State Courts Administrator, Courts Administration Authority (CAA) in June 2021. Her most recent role before that was Executive Director Social Policy at the Department of Premier and Cabinet in Victoria.

Penny has more than 20 years experience in the public sector, starting as a graduate in the Australian Public Service in the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet. She worked briefly in South Australia for the Crown Solicitors Office negotiating Indigenous Land Use Agreements. Penny has led strategic public policy in a diverse range of sectors, predominantly justice and education. Key reforms Penny has led include child information sharing legislation, police policy and intergovernmental relations.

Penny also has operational and implementation experience, working on Fire Services Reform in the UK, the Office of Correctional Services Review and now at the CAA. One of the most defining experiences of Penny’s career was being a founding member of the Victorian Bushfire Reconstruction and Recovery Authority after the black Saturday bushfires in 2009.

Penny has a Masters in Public Policy from London School of Economics and Political Science, and a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Science from Flinders University.

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26 July 2022

9:30 am (Registration and Networking)
10:00 am to 11:00 am Event

Tea & Coffee

PwC, 11/70 Franklin Street, Adelaide SA 5000

Please note this session will not be recorded for viewing after the event.

Free for all State Government, Corporate and Personal Members of IPAA SA
$30 for non-members