Ms Natalie MacDonald commenced at La Trobe University in September 2012 and is currently Vice-President (Administration).
Ms MacDonald was previously Director-General of the Queensland Government's Department of Housing and Public Works.
The Vice-President (Administration) has responsibilities for ICT, systems and process improvement; Student Services and Administration; Risk and Safety; Human Resources; Infrastructure and Operations; Marketing, Finance, Community Engagement, Planning and Institutional Performance; and Legal and Governance.
Ms MacDonald has extensive experience in leading the delivery of corporate services, information services, building and design, accommodation, maintenance, facilities management and procurement services and the delivery of government services across wide geographical areas. She has served on a number of Commonwealth and State bodies and not-for-profit, superannuation and research boards.