Wendy Scaife, Judging Chair, Australian Workplace Giving Awards Judge 2023

Workplace Giving Awards Australia 2023






Dr Wendy Scaife Bus Comn M Bus Mgt FPRIA FFI
Associate Professor and Director, Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies, QUT
Social-purpose theme leader, Centre for Future Enterprise, QUT

Wendy has worked in, lectured and researched the nonprofit and philanthropy sector for more than three decades. She led the cross-university team on Giving Australia – the nation’s most comprehensive research into giving and volunteering. Wendy has researched the many ways that people give, especially in a planned versus spontaneous way.

Wendy serves on government bodies, philanthropic grants committees and international research boards; chaired a community organisation for more than a decade and was CEO of a health nonprofit. She holds two QUT Vice-Chancellor’s Performance Awards and won Fundraising Institute Australia’s inaugural Arthur Venn Lifetime Achievement Award in 2021. Wendy has been involved in workplace giving since the 1980s and believes strongly in its role and impact.