Cecilia Milani is the Manager of Partners in Culturally Appropriate (PICAC NSW & ACT) at the Multicultural Communities Council of Illawarra (MCCI), a not-for-profit organisation in NSW. Having arrived in Australia in 1969 from Croatia with her family, she has seen and experienced barriers at a personal level when trying to access services.
She has over 20 years' experience in Human Resource Management, having worked across various industry sectors including banking, heavy industry, university education and mining. She has been involved in a number of change management initiatives and business transformations, driven by external factors, such as the deregulation of the banking sector and the mining boom.
Cecilia holds a Master of Business Administration, a Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management) and a Diploma (Human Resource Management).