Annette Michaux

Annette Michaux

Annette Michaux is General Manager, Social Policy and Research at The Benevolent Society, a large non-profit organisation with the purpose of  creating caring and inclusive communities and a just society.  Annette’s role at The Benevolent Society is to drive the organisation’s focus on evidence-informed practice, research and social policy.

With a professional background in social work and adult education, Annette has held a number of senior policy and operational positions in both government and non-profits. She was the Executive Officer of the NSW Child Protection Council and a member of the senior policy team at the NSW Commission for Children and Young People.  Earlier in her career Annette worked as a child welfare officer and ran a large inner-city community centre in Sydney.

Annette is involved in a number of board and committees promoting evidence informed practice including:

  • the  Australian Social Policy Association;
  • Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth’s (ARACY)  Knowledge Brokering Network;
  • the NSW NGO Research Forum;
  • the Australasian Evaluation Society;
  • Chairing of the Australasian Evaluation Society’s 2011 International Conference.

Bridging the "Know–Do" Gap »

Knowledge brokering to improve child wellbeing

Edited by: Gabriele Bammer, Annette Michaux, Ann Sanson
ISBN (print): 9781921666407
ISBN (online): 9781921666414
Publication date: August 2010