Rory Linehan is the Director of Policy and Outreach at the American Australian Association. In this position, he directs the AAA Business Council’s activities outside New York, including across the United States and in Australia.

Rory has a rich experience in both the private and public sectors. He possesses over half a decade’s experience at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. This includes his most recent role as Manager of the Australian Government’s United States Infrastructure Unit, where he coordinated Australia’s infrastructure relations with the United States.

Rory has over 10 year’s combined experience working in both North America and Australia, including managing a $2 million portfolio for Canada’s largest market firm, Cossette Communications.

He holds a Bachelor of International Business from the Australian National University and is studying his Masters of International Affairs at Macquarie University. He lives in Washington DC with his husband Johnny and two dogs.