Nerida O’Loughlin - Interim CEO

Nerida O’Loughlin was appointed as Interim Chief Executive Officer of the new Digital Transformation Agency on 22 October 2016.

Nerida has been a Deputy Secretary in the Department of Communications and the Arts since 2011. She led the Digital Television Switchover Program which was successfully concluded in 2013 and most recently was responsible for the Content, Arts and Strategy Divisions covering a diverse range of policy, program and project areas. Nerida joined the Department from the Australian Communications and Media Authority. Prior to that she had held senior positions in the Victorian and Commonwealth Governments working on policy and programs, predominantly across the technology and cultural sectors.