Fiona Merlin

Hands Up Mallee

Fiona is the Unlocking Sunraysia’s Potential Officer for Mildura Rural City Council. Fiona began her career as a Science teacher in rural Victoria before taking on the role of Principal in two Year 7-10 schools in Sunraysia, and as a Liaison Principal to support the merger of 4 schools to form the Merbein P-10 College.

Fiona has worked for Local Government during the last 7 years to improve access to early learning and services, and the retention and re-engagement of youth in education and training. Since 2015 she has dedicated her efforts as a backbone member of Hands Up Mallee with particular interests in systems change, place-based development, community engagement and Shared Measurement.

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