Raised in the WA rural town of Bruce Rock, Jacki-Lee’s first foray into a leadership role was as a teenager when appointed Boarding School Prefect at St Mary’s Anglican Girls’ School.
Accrued over three different continents, Jacki-Lee has 20 years of experience working in the communications industry covering strategy, media, corporate communications, public relations and marketing. Workplaces have included Crown Perth, the Fluor SKM Iron Joint Venture for BHP Billiton Iron Ore construction and Sky News London.
Her creative flair attracted Jacki-Lee to the fashion industry, and she founded Jack Lee Australia, a luxe design and clothing manufacturing business. Her clients included two of Australia’s premium hotels.
In 2019, Jacki-Lee graduated from the Company Director’s Course and was selected as part of WA Director Pipeline Program through the Australian Institute of Company Directors.