AMA Queensland Key Staff - Senior Management Team


Jane Schmitt

Chief Executive Officer

Jane Schmitt is a lawyer by profession, having worked in private and corporate arenas.  Jane’s move into executive management has seen her in roles at Australia’s largest medical indemnity insurer and Master Builders Australia, before taking on the role of Chief Executive Officer at AMA Queensland.

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Her expertise lies in initiating innovative operational and strategic changes to enhance the influence and profile of communities and businesses. Jane is a strategic thinker, a straight talker and contributes vision and enthusiasm, strong leadership skills and business acumen. She is an Australian Institute of Company Director graduate.


Filomena Ferlan

General Manager - Corporate Services

As a CPA qualified accountant, Filomena has worked for not-for-profit/membership organisations for most of her working life, including over 20 years at AMA Queensland. Her current role includes management of the finance, administration, information technology and business support services.

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Filomena enjoys the challenges and variety of her role. She is customer service focused, often juggles many hats, strives to always meet deadlines and has the ability to stay calm under pressure.


Katherine Gonzalez-Cork

General Manager - Member Relations and Communications

Katherine has over 20 years’ experience as a senior executive responsible for improving business profits while delivering exemplary customer service. Working collaboratively and successfully in talent management at all levels to drive high performing teams and strong client relationships.

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Katherine is an innovative & highly driven executive who has developed a suite of transferable operational and leadership skills across a number of industries.

Katherine has held executive leaderships roles in Corporate, Professional Services, NFP’s & Membership Associations. Katherine is also a Non-Executive Director at Suited to Success.