Michelle Dervan

Michelle Dervan

Head of Human Resources

The Brotherhood of Saint Laurence

Michelle has over 19 years of human resources experience and she has held various senior human resources positions at Telstra, Optus and Westpac. She was previously the Human Resources Director of Sensis, with responsibility for strategically leading the Human Resources function for the organisation.


Is it time for HR to bring back common sense?

“Completely disconnected,” exclaims Michelle Dervan, HRD at Sensis, answering the Lab 1 topic question: in a hyper-connected world, is HR disconnected? “We finally have a seat at the table,” says Michelle, “but it’s from an HR standpoint instead of a true business contributor. HR...