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M-L MacDonald

President, Retirement Living Council & 
CEO, Masonic Care WA

Marie-Louise (known as ML) over her career, has traversed executive roles in Australia and overseas.

She has headed up Government Policy areas, Healthcare, Industrial, Not-for-Profit and listed companies.

She sits on a number of Boards, chairing the Retirement Living Council, the Regulatory Authority for Nurses and Midwives in WA, the WA Retirement Living Committee. She is a past deputy president of the WA Property Division and a Director on the Property Council of Australia.

Her day to day role is CEO of the Freemasons WA group of companies, that among other things, operate 25 retirement, social housing and nursing homes for over 2000 older Australians in WA.

As a believer that she does not know it all and life demands you keep on learning; she holds qualifications in nursing, applied science, policy analysis, research, business and law.