Meaningful Ageing CEO & Team

Rachael Wass

Chief Executive Officer -

MA Ageing (Global Pop Health), MA Com (Marketing), FCPM (Invited Fellow AMI)  

Rachael is dedicated to making a difference to the quality of life of older Australians and believes there is a different future for our ageing population, one that puts humanity before profit and allows people to be seen, heard and supported with empathy, openness and compassion.

Rachael’s previous experience was Associate Director (Aged Care specialist), Management Consultancy for KPMG, a CEO and Founder of Business Strategic Planning Consultancy in aged care and medical devices industry. She joins the Meaningful Ageing Australia team with extensive Brand Product Leadership roles, including a solid foundation in Health Sales Account Management spanning over 25 years.

Based in Melbourne, Rachael was formerly a carer for 15 years, a spiritual practitioner and her passions include learning about indigenous culture, meditation and philosophy, pilgrimages and the power of song.

Jacquie Molloy

Communications Specialist -

BA (Hons), Grad Dip Arts Management

From July 2021 – March 2024, Jacquie was responsible for Meaningful Ageing Australia Projects & Leadership Communications and an important member of the team behind the strategic review of the organisation. She is committed to the mission and vision of our organisation and today continues to serve MAA in a volunteer and casual capacity.

With a background in stage performance as well as corporate consulting and communications coaching, Jacquie is an integral adviser and practitioner for our organisation. She continues to be the face of MAA’s monthly Spiritual Care Practitioner Drop-In, all access webinars (including the popular conversation series), and our Community of Practice meetings.

She is neurodivergent (AuDHD) and has a keen interest in diversity and inclusion. And if you know Jacquie it will come as no surprise that for her spirituality is experienced in the company of animals and the habitats they live in.

Marnie Kay

Office Administrator/EA to CEO

BA (Sustainable Development & Community Development)

Marnie has many years of experience supporting businesses in the corporate and not for profit sector. Her experience spans HR, project support, office management, EA/PA roles, and general administration. She has been lucky enough to work in Canada, the UK, and USA. After spending many years overseas working and travelling, Marnie is very happy to be home in the city she loves, Melbourne.

Marnie cares deeply about sustainability, nature, and supporting local communities. Yoga and meditation have become part of her daily routine, which she finds immensely helpful for physical and mental health.