Michele Levine has been chief executive officer of Roy Morgan Research since 1992.
With over 30 years’ experience as a researcher, Michele has been responsible for thousands of surveys, including some of the largest research projects ever undertaken in Australia, many of which continue to play a crucial role in shaping our society today.
Driven by an insatiable curiosity about people and what makes them tick, as well as a fundamental belief in the empowering value of information, Michele was instrumental in developing Roy Morgan Single Source, the world’s leading consumer study based on over 50,000 interviews a year, and the Roy Morgan Business Survey.
With a passion for Australian culture, education and the arts, Michele is Chair of the Malthouse Theatre Board, where she provides leadership in strategic planning, philanthropy and corporate engagement. She also serves on the Australian Made Campaign Board of Directors, where her expertise in buyer behaviour and the Australian marketplace is greatly valued.
A staunch believer in social justice, Michele is an Ambassador for the Menzies School of Health Research, advocating for their work in closing the gap in health and education for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.
In her roles as Honorary Fellow of the Australian Institute for Business and Economics at The University of Queensland, and member of the Advisory Board of the Melbourne Business School’s Centre for Business Analytics, Michele strives to connect industry with university research.