Joanna Maxwell

Joanna Maxwell
Educator and Trainer,
Chair, Sydney Community College

Joanna has been an educator and trainer for many years, in arenas including university, the VET sector, community college courses, and private and corporate workshops. She has been a director of Sydney Community College since 2016 and was Chair from 2019 until recently.

Joanna ran a coaching and training business for over 15 years, helping mature workers rethink their careers and working with employers interested in multigenerational teams. She completed a Master of Education with a focus on older workers and social change in 2016 and wrote Rethink Your Career in your 40s, 50s and 60s, which was published by HarperCollins in 2017.

Joanna has worked at the Australian Human Rights Commission for six years from 2017, most recently as the Age Discrimination Director.