Amanda Buckley, general manager corporate affairs & media, Myer
Amanda Buckley has extensive corporate communications experience gained in senior roles at BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto and Energy Resources of Australia. In addition to her resources background, Amanda was formerly the Canberra bureau chief for Bloomberg News and spent over a decade working for many of Australia’s leading mastheads including the Australian Financial Review, the Sydney Morning Herald, the Sunday Age and the Daily Telegraph. She served in Washington DC and Canberra in senior public affairs roles in the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and later as speechwriter to several political leaders. Amanda has been with strategic communications firm, Kreab Gavin Anderson, for several years and is currently on secondment as Myer’s General Manager Corporate Affairs and Media in the Melbourne Head Office.