Cheryl-anne is an experienced Senior Executive with a policy, corporate, program, service delivery and operational background. She joined the public service after a career in banking, finance and fraud investigations.
Cheryl-anne has a diverse background and has managed large and high profile programs such as Regional Processing, Children in Immigration, Ministerial and Parliamentary Entitlements and social welfare programs such as Retirement, Rural & Regional and Employment.
As First Assistant Secretary Integrity, Security & Assurance and Chief Audit Executive she is accountable for the Department's and Australian Border Force's Integrity and Professional Standards program; protective and physical security; and Audit and Assurance of all departmental programs, including the ABF.
As Acting Deputy Secretary Corporate and Enabling/Chief Operating Officer, Cheryl-anne manages seven divisions delivering all corporate capability to the Department and the Australian Border Force.