Helen Owens

Principal Advisor Public Data / Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Helen joined the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet as the Principal Advisor for Public Data Policy on 22 October 2015. Before this, she was the Assistant Secretary, Data Policy at the Department of Communications. She was previously General Manager at the Office of Spatial Policy, Department of Industry. Helen is currently responsible for providing whole-of-government policy advice on the administration’s public data strategy, data infrastructure, data in the economy, and digital government.