The Jacobs positive mental health program lead in the Asia Pacific & Middle East region
Louise is the Health, Safety, Environment Systems Coordinator for the Jacobs Asia Pacific & Middle East region, focusing on developing systems that support the safety and welfare of employees, clients and community through awareness initiatives and employee wellbeing programs. In 2017, Louise became the Asia Pacific & Middle East Lead for Jacobs’ global ‘mental health matters’ brand. She was involved in the development and implementation of a range of initiatives including development and delivery of information resources and training for 300 mental health champions across the region. Louise is an emerging leader in the mental health space. Conscious that mental health issues are widespread, she is aiming to apply her knowledge in a way that directly assists the community and aspires to find a way to make professional mental health support affordable for all Australians. Outside of work, Louise is a keen swimmer, committing to swim the Rottnest Channel in a team event, two years running.