Shivani is a Psychologist by background.
She has balanced a portfolio of strategic leadership in higher education with contribution to community through voluntary roles in areas such as health, art, and education.
Shivani’s research and leadership practice both have a focus on equity and inclusion. She has disrupted the status quo to drive wider access to research for patients living with one or more long-term conditions including kidney disease.
Within organisations, she has conceived and implemented a wide range of people strategies, with demonstrable impact in areas such as reducing gender pay differentials. Her commitment to equity and inclusion has been recognised in several awards.
Outside of work, Shivani is a semi-professional dancer!