Sue Murray has a background in education and specialty in health promotion and has been a passionate advocate for improving the health and well being of the community throughout her career. Murray has more than 25 years experience in the community sector and held positions with responsibility for education, media, communications, fundraising and organisational leadership.
After 10 years leading the National Breast Cancer Foundation where she positioned the organisation as one of the most highly recognised in the community sector and raised more than $100 million for breast cancer research, Murray moved to build on her experience to create the George Foundation for Global Health. Now Murray has taken on the challenge of suicide prevention as the CEO of Suicide Prevention Australia.
Murray is Chair of Macquarie Community College, a director of Charities Aid Foundation, a graduate of the AICD and a member of both the advisory council for the Centre for Social Impact and Chief Executive Women