Clare Steele is the CEO of Compassion Australia. She began her career as a consultant with Accenture and Macquarie Bank, and has prior leadership experience in IT and children’s services. After a life changing trip with Compassion Australia, where she saw first hand the phenomenal impact of Compassion’s work, she and her husband Matt, a pastor, began supporting Compassion. She began leading Compassion shortly before the COVID lockdowns. Clare brings tremendous passion, thoughtfulness, vision and organization in her leadership.