Jodi Cant was appointed Director General of Department of Finance in August 2018.
For the two years prior, Jodi was Chief Executive of Landgate, Western Australia’s Land Information Authority.
Under Jodi’s leadership, the business was named Australia’s Most Innovative Government Agency and 19th Most Innovative Business by the Australian Financial Review.
Jodi is a transformative leader who embraces disruption with a positive and creative outlook. She is an innovator, collaborator and connector and has excellent communication skills.
Her experience crosses the government,
start-up, private and not-for profit sectors and Jodi brings these perspectives to any challenge she faces.
Jodi is a member of the IPAA WA Council and has previously sat on the Boards of PSMA Australia, PEXA Ltd and earthmineAustralia.
Jodi was awarded the 2020 Telstra Western Australian Business Woman of the Year and also won the Western Australian category for Public Sector and Academia.
Jodi is passionate about making a difference for community good and commercial gain.