Parents At Work is thrilled to announce HR Director and Diversity & Inclusion expert, Fiona Hitchiner is joining our team as Director of Strategic Partnerships.

Fiona will play a pivotal consulting role engaging local and international partners – which includes clients, service providers, industry and community groups – to develop workplace strategies, policies and support programs that drive improved work life outcomes and promote gender equality. 

Parents At Work is part of the Changing Places group – a people and culture advisory, leadership and coaching practice. Fiona is joining the team to deliver integrated consultancy services to employers who truly engage with their people in balancing career, family and wellbeing. 

Fiona has over 20 years’ experience working in D&I, work-life integration, talent acquisition, employee engagement and HR – in multi-national, private, not-for-profit and government organisations across Australia, New Zealand and the UK. Fiona’s most recent role was as the HR Director for the Invictus Games Sydney 2018 and has been an active member of NEEOPA, a not-for-profit member organisation that drives best practice D&I thinking through forums and community support since 2011. 

We are thrilled Fiona is joining the Changing Places Group. Her passion for creating environments where everyone can thrive and feel safe to be themselves as well as her focus on building authentic, successful and long-lasting relationships between organisations, individuals and communities is a perfect alignment to our core values.