Catherine Matthews is currently Head of Community, Programs & Partnerships at Inspiring Rare Birds, a social impact business. She also serves on the People, Culture and Governance Committee at YWCA Australia, an organisation that works towards a future where all women, young women and girls are equal, safe and respected. At the GIANTS, Catherine sits on the Community & Inclusion Committee.

Catherine has previously worked at IBM and Macquarie Group, specialising in customer and employee experiences, and has served on committees for Macquarie Bank Sports and The University of Melbourne Faculty of Business & Economics. 

Catherine has a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Psychology and Criminology from The University of Melbourne, and a Masters of HR Management from The Melbourne Business School.