Rachael Cook

CEO, Inclusee


Rachael is a highly experienced, multiple award-winning, CEO with a passion for values-based leadership that prioritises people.

Rachael has led major organisational transformations, cultural changes, and capability development to achieve outstanding results that have been recognised by awards such as CEO Magazine, InnovAGING, Australian Financial Review, iAwards, Qld Community Achievement Awards, and HR Australia.

As CEO of a not-for-profit charity, Rachael achieved 100% performance of funding agreements and reached capacity for the first time in the organisations fifty-year history. Despite leading a fully remote work force that delivers all services virtually, Rachael’s management team received a 95% approval rating and an amazing 91% staff engagement rating.

Rachael achieved this through her commitment to implementing realistic strategies that focus on innovative solutions to ensure sustainable operations that continue to connect communities. Her focus on putting people first has created a culture so engaged, her team create new Christmas socks with her face on them every year to thank her for being a wonderful leader.