About Jennifer

Jennifer Johnston is Executive Director of the Coalition to Eradicate Viral Hepatitis in Asia Pacific (CEVHAP) based in Melbourne, Australia. She has been a social policy adviser to several Australian Members of Parliament including former Prime Minister, John Howard, and has worked in small business and at senior management level in the global pharmaceutical industry.

Jenny has also lived and worked in Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and Singapore. With an interest in international development, she is a board member of AVI (Australian Volunteers International), a not-for-profit organisation committed to achieving economic and social development outcomes. For 65 years AVI has facilitated the placement of skilled volunteers internationally to share their skills, knowledge and experiences. Jenny has a Bachelor degree in Communications and English & Comparative Literature from Murdoch University, Western Australia.