Associate Director of Venture Philanthropy at Social Ventures Australia (Australia)
Dina Jak joined the Queensland SVA team in December 2015. She is an Associate Director, Qld Venture Philanthropy.
Dina brings experience in community finance, non-profit organisations, social enterprises and community development. Prior to SVA, Dina coordinated the social business development strategy for Multicultural Development Association. Dina has also worked on the SEDIF pilot (Social Enterprise Development Investment Fund) with Foresters Community Finance. Dina’s passion for social entrepreneurship was fuelled by her trip to Bangladesh where she had the privilege of working in Nobel prize winning Grameen Bank with Muhammad Yunus.
Dina supports her local community through the Annerley Community Hub Steering Committee. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce/Economics and Masters in Business (Non-Profit Studies, Philanthropy and Social Enterprise).