Ms Mudie is a senior career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Ms Mudie has previously served in Geneva (as Deputy Permanent Representative), New York and Hanoi. In Canberra she most recently served as Assistant Secretary, Public Diplomacy and Information Branch, with various previous positions in the International Security, South East Asia and North Asia Divisions.
Ms Mudie holds a BA (Hons) degree in Politics from the University of Adelaide and a Master of Arts in South East Asian studies from the University of Hull, United Kingdom (FCO/Sir John Swire Chevening Scholar). Ms Mudie is married and has two sons.