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 is Editor-at-Large for the Nine Network's soon-to-be-launched Future Women platform and hosts their podcast Future Women Weekly. 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 Melbourne event series Tea with Jam and Clare.

Jamila is an Ambassador for CARE Australia, and a board member of the Melbourne Writers' Festival. She has been named as one of Australia's 100 Women of Influence by The Financial Review. Jamila lives in Melbourne with her husband Jeremy, son Rafi and many loads of clean but regrettably unfolded washing.