Full Name
Dr Melissa Kaltner
Job Title
Associate Director
Speaker Bio
Melissa recently joined EY as an Associate Director where she leads program evaluation projects. Prior to joining EY, she worked within various Queensland and New South Wales Government Departments where she was responsible for the development and coordination of state-wide programmes of child protection and health research.

Melissa holds a PhD in child protection and has authored both book chapters and numerous peer reviewed publications in the area. In 2015, she received a Churchill Fellowship to support her international research into adoption and permanency in foster care. Her career is dedicated to facilitating applied, practice-focused research and evaluation projects which address health and wellbeing inequalities faced by vulnerable members of our community.
Dr Melissa Kaltner