Dr Fitzgerald’s value-driven approach has led her to work in the disability, health, aged care and community sectors for more than 30 years. She is a Director of National Disability Services, Ability First Australia and Ability Roundtable. Dr Fitzgerald is also currently on the Victorian Ministerial NDIS Implementation Taskforce. She has a Doctorate of Physiotherapy and a Masters in Business Administration. She is passionate about elevating the voice of people with disability. In 2016, Dr Fitzgerald was named Telstra Victorian Business Woman of the Year.