Adrienne Picone, Chief Executive Officer, Public Officer

CEO, Tasmanian Council of Social Service

Adrienne has extensive experience at CEO-level and a long-standing career in the community services industry. Prior to taking up the role of CEO of Tasmania’s community services industry peak body, Adrienne spent three years as CEO of Volunteering Australia based in the nation’s capital.

Adrienne has a wealth of experience working with local, state and federal governments and is a passionate advocate for Tasmanians. Adrienne has qualifications in education and extensive experience in the volunteering sector.

Since starting with TasCOSS, Adrienne has worked tirelessly advocating on behalf of Tasmanians living on low incomes and experiencing disadvantage. In breaking down barriers to participation, it is Adrienne’s sincere hope that all Tasmanians can live a good life on our island home.


TasCOSS Board Members

Kathy Brown, Individual

Individual Member

Ann Hughes, Individual

Individual Member

Rodney Greene, Regions (North/North-West)

Systems Leader, Burnie Works

Bruce Levett, Peak Body

CEO, Health Consumers Tasmania

Emily Briffa, Organisation

CEO, Hamlet Inc

Alexander McKenzie, President, Regions (North/North-West)

Individual Member

Connie Digolis, Vice President, Peak Body

CEO, Mental Health Council of Tasmania