Our State

President

Maria Kovacic

Maria is an experienced managing director and business owner with more than twenty years’ experience across the commercial, public and not for profit sectors.
 
She founded and ran her own financial services business in Western Sydney for over sixteen years, and has served on a number of boards and committees across our community, including as the President and Chairperson of Hills Community Aid, Deputy Chair of Croatian Women in Leadership (Australia & New Zealand) and as a Director of the Franchise Council of Australia.
 
Maria has spent many years advocating across our community, and has focused particularly on the needs of women, small businesses and migrants.
 
Committed to helping women succeed in business and community roles, Maria co-founded Western Sydney Women and Western Sydney Executive Women, and was a part of the Parramatta Eels’ NRLW Advisory Committee and steering committee for Women@Eels.