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Joanna McClellan

Director of Housing Strategy, NSW Department of Planning and Environment

Jo McClellan, is the Director of Housing Strategy within the Department of Planning and Environment.  A passionate leader and collaborator, driven to improve social, health and wellbeing outcomes Jo currently leads the delivery of the long-term housing vision for NSW “Housing 2041”,  facilitating and providing strategic advice and cross government support to ensure housing in NSW is enduring and resilient to natural and social change, contributing to improved economic, health and social wellbeing outcomes for the people of NSW.

With a career spanning over 20 years, Jo is an experienced social policy and strategy expert.  Inspiring teams within the public and private sector, Jo has led the delivery of significant social policy, infrastructure and social planning projects and is a sought after expert in areas of social planning, research and engagement, health and the built environment, night time economy and social infrastructure planning.