Diversity Council Australia is shocked and deeply saddened by the passing of Susan Ryan.
Susan was a pioneer of women’s rights and legislative reform to protect women from workplace discrimination. Her important work was the impetus to the formation of DCA more than 30 years ago.
Lisa Annese, DCA's CEO said, "I am so shocked and saddened to hear of Susan Ryan's passing.
"The women of Australia owe her a debt of gratitude.
"She was a genuine trailblazer and an absolutely lovely and humble person.
"Vale Susan Ryan. You will be missed," said Lisa.