Cr Pamela Sutton-Legaud

Strand Ward Councillor


Pamela has committed her career to the Australian non-profit sector working with Oxfam Australia, Plan International, Bush Heritage Australia and Zoos Victoria in leadership roles. It was for her work with Plan International and the 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games that Pamela was honoured as a Victorian Telstra Businesswoman of the Year.

Pamela has lived in Hobsons Bay for almost 20 years and is committed to delivering measurable outcomes for our community.  Pamela has a unique set of skills: strong organisational leadership, revenue-generation, financial management and strategic change management. She has developed strong governance skills as a board member with Seddon Community Bank, BirdLife Australia, Connecting Home and Trust for Nature.  In Hobsons Bay, Pamela serves on the board of the Hobsons Bay Community Fund and volunteers with the Hobsons Bay Wetlands Centre.  Her consulting work has provided opportunities to engage with Australian schools, universities and charities providing strategic advice to build capacity and financial sustainability.

Pamela Sutton-Legaud is Principal Consultant for AskRIGHT a strategic fundraising consultancy operating  in Australia and New Zealand.  Pamela has led organisations with up to 70 staff and driven strategies which have raised more than $150 million for Australian non-profits. Pamela has an MBA, is a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE), a Fellow of the Fundraising Institute of Australia and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.