After much speculation, the nation’s newest advocate for women experiencing discrimination has been announced.
Former Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commissioner Kate Jenkins has been appointed as the new Sex Discrimination Commissioner.
The much-anticipated government announcement follows a five-month period where no one held the job after Elizabeth Broderick left the role last September.
— Kate Jenkins (@Kate_Jenkins_) February 11, 2016
Kate Jenkins – who replaces Liz Broderick – has a background in corporate law and has been Vic’s Equal Opp and Human Rights Commissioner — Judith Ireland (@CanberraCamper) February 11, 2016