Ms Jan Mason
Appointed: November 2016
Acting Managing Director: November 2015 to November 2016
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Social Science
Diploma in Continuing Education
Advanced Management Program (Harvard Business School)
Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors
Before joining DHA, Ms Mason was a Deputy Secretary at the Department of Finance. She was responsible for a range of major areas such as taxpayers’ multibillion-dollar investments in government businesses (including DHA); oversight of major government construction projects, technology and procurement; the sale of Medibank Private and reform of the Air Warfare Destroyer Program.
Ms Mason has private-sector experience and she was also the ACT winner (Community and Government category) and a national finalist in the 2014 Telstra Business Women’s Awards.