Keynote presentation: The power of innovation in the NFP sector
Nic Marchesi is the Co-Founder and Chief Delta Officer (CDO) of Orange Sky – the world’s first free mobile laundry and shower service for people experiencing homelessness. 2016 Young Australian of the Year and 2020 Order of Australia Medallist, Nic is an entrepreneur, innovator and storyteller, and is committed to solving problems, innovating and making a difference. This was recognised through his selection as a Global Leader in the 2019 Obama Foundation Leaders Program.
As CDO at Orange Sky, Nic plays a key role in ensuring that innovation is at the forefront of the organisation’s evolution, leads technical functions, is a key player in fundraising and supporter strategy and plays a critical role in managing the organisation’s strategic direction. He is motivated by the vision to deliver on Orange Sky’s five year strategy to help 40,000 friends by 2025.