Ruth Limkin is a CEO, Consultant and Communicator. Passionate about creating a better tomorrow, Ruth draws from a breadth of experience in the not-for-profit, government, media and business sectors.
As the Founding CEO of The Banyans Health and Wellness, Ruth has built an innovative social enterprise company operating a therapeutic health retreat specialising in mental health and addiction recovery. The Banyans has quickly gained an international reputation for excellence in dual diagnosis healthcare.
In fostering a continuous improvement culture, Ruth also consults to organizations on leadership development and governance, as well as communications and change management, including stakeholder engagement and facilitation.
As an author, speaker and certified Professional Behavioral Analyst, Professional Motivators Analyst and Emotional Quotient Analyst, Ruth provides leadership development for executives, emerging leaders and teams.
Her professional career has covered many sectors. As CEO of a local charity, Ruth mobilized and coordinated around 500 volunteers to assist with immediate and ongoing responses to the January 2011 Brisbane floods. Other roles included project managing the development of a kindergarten and working as Chief of Staff for the Speaker of Queensland Parliament where she was Parliament’s project director for the G20 Leaders Retreat.
A Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Ruth has been a Non-Executive Director in the Education and Community Services sectors. Ruth is currently a Non-Executive Director with Bible Society Australia, Australia’s oldest continuously operating organization, and with Christian Super.