Michelle Hendy is the NTC’s Chief Planning Officer and is responsible for leading the NTC’s Strategy, Monitoring and Review functions. Michelle works closely with NTC’s stakeholders to identify Australia’s current and emerging transport challenges and opportunities. This information is then used to develop an extended pipeline of national transport policy reforms to improve Australia’s transport productivity, safety, regulatory efficiency and environmental outcomes.
Prior to joining the NTC, Michelle led multi-disciplinary and specialist teams to deliver organisational transformational change programs introducing new strategies, frameworks, operating models and processes. She has developed, implemented and evaluated public policy, strategy and plans, and managed complex portfolios, programs and projects.
In particular, Michelle has been at the forefront of portfolio management within the Australian transport and roads sector.
Michelle led key policy, strategy, program and project leadership advisory roles within the transport, finance, oil and gas, and education sectors for all levels of government and private companies in both Australia and the United Kingdom.