Matt Hrkac has been involved in political and social justice activism for a number of years. His background is in information technology and digital media.
Matt joined the VAHPA team as Communications Officer in mid 2018, tasked with improving the union’s digital communications platforms, including its website.
Before joining the VAHPA team, Matt volunteered extensively out of Geelong Trades Hall and partook in a number of local social justice and workers rights campaigns – including for equal marriage and around the issue of penalty rates.
He also helped to establish and organise the Geelong branch of the Australian Unemployed Workers’ Union (AUWU).