AVPN Global Conference 2023 | 20 - 22 June 2023

Kris Ashpole
Global Community Impact Leader, Australia & New Zealand


Johnson & Johnson


Kris has over 20 years of experience in healthcare focussed on corporate and government affairs, policy and advocacy, public health, social marketing and healthcare communications. She has proven leadership, operational and management experience gained through senior roles across Federal and State Government, not-for-profits and the corporate sector with experience working within Asia Pacific markets. Kris is currently on secondment leading the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies in ANZ philanthropy program - the Community Impact Program. Prior to taking on this role, Kris was responsible for Corporate & Government Affairs for Janssen pharmaceuticals Neuroscience and Virology business. In 2015, Kris worked part-time with Janssen, while also engaged as the Interim CEO with the Sargood Centre (now called Sargood on Collaroy - a luxury accessible accommodation facility promoting social integration, activity and support for people with spinal cord injury) and The Sargood Foundation (the fundraising arm).