Shorna is a social justice lawyer and advocate and is dedicated to driving positive social change for children and young people. She is currently the Head of Policy, Advocacy and Government Relations at MCM where she is responsible for leading the development of policy, law reform and advocacy across the organisation.
Shorna brings almost 15 years’ experience in executive policy and advocacy roles across the community legal, youth and homelessness sectors and has led successful campaigns on issues including youth homelessness, access to justice, human rights and family violence.
Shorna is well known for her ability to identify, design and deliver innovative services and system reforms. Shorna is the former Policy and Advocacy Director of the peak body for community legal centres, sits on a number of NFP boards and was inducted into the Victorian Honour Roll of Women.