Jamila is author of the best-selling Not Just Lucky, a career manifesto for millennial women and The Motherhood, an anthology of letters about life with a newborn.


Jamila was recently appointed Editor-at-Large for the Nine Network's soon-to-be-launched Future Women platform. She is also a regular commentator on The Project, Today, The Drum and Q and A, an occasional host on ABC Melbourne Afternoons and co-founder of the popular event series Tea with Jam and Clare.

Jamila is an Ambassador for CARE Australia, and a board member of the Melbourne Writers' Festival and the McKell Institute Victoria. She lives in Melbourne with her husband Jeremy, son Rafi and many loads of clean but regrettably unfolded washing.