Kalina has held senior executive positions in the NSW public service and local government sectors for over fifteen years and since 2009 has been an owner director of a hospitality group operating a number of venues in the ACT.
During her professional career, Kalina has gained an enviable reputation in strategic planning, leadership, managing complex projects and advocacy. An experienced community, corporate and government relations practitioner she has extensive knowledge and strong relationships across Destination Southern NSW footprint.
Kalina holds a Masters in Sustainable Development and undergraduate degrees in Science and Politics. She also holds advanced qualifications in engagement from the International Association of Public Participation and a Diploma of Project Management.