Patrick Rundle


Patrick Rundle is the Manager of Program and Projects at the Office of the Governor of Victoria. In this role, Patrick leads the team responsible for the delivery of the Governor’s official program, including all constitutional, ceremonial, community and international duties, and is responsible for the delivery of significant projects across the office. For three years prior to this, Patrick served as Aide to Victoria’s 29th Governor, the Hon. Linda Dessau AC.

Before joining the Victorian Public Service, Patrick was Major Gifts Manager at the Melbourne Theatre Company (MTC), Australia’s oldest professional theatre company, where he successfully lead, managed and delivered a project-based fundraising campaign generating $2.3 million in philanthropic revenue for MTC and was responsible for securing annual gifts of $10,000+ for the company.

Patrick was also the National Manager of the Worlds of Work program at the Foundation for Young Australians (FYA), strengthening ties with the program’s corporate partners and government funding bodies.

Patrick completed a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in History and Law from the University of Tasmania, and is classically trained as a singer. He was President of Theatre Heritage Australia Inc. from 2017 – 2018 and is a Board Member of Chunky Move.