Kala McLean


Centre Director
Women’s Community Centre SA

Kala’s driven by her passion to grow vibrant communities as the key to individual and community wellbeing. Multicultural and multilingual with a diverse career as a STEM teacher in Borneo, Head of IT Development in Germany and IT Business Consultant in Australia, she has turned the fortune of the NFP from imminent insolvency and closure into a thriving near-sustainable social enterprise through innovation and collaboration.

Aiming for complete sustainability and a replicable model in every suburb, she believes the sharing economy will deliver. Recipient of Premiers Certificate for Outstanding Volunteer Service, Commendation award for Citizen of Year and Australian of the Year 2017 nominee.