Kerri Cassidy - Executive Officer
Spends most of the day: Thinking, dreaming and getting stuff done.
Has worked as: Disability Advocate, Mum, Consumer Rep, Financial Consultant
Study: Ba of Social Science (Psychology) with an interest in Sociology, Accounting & Finance in a distant life, long, long ago
Awards: National Disability Award for Excellence in Justice & Rights Protection 2016, Golden Key Member
Likes: When synergy happens – shazam!, my beautiful and humorous family, Elsie the dog, and secretly, numbers still give her joy
Dislikes: Silverbeet, Multiple Sclerosis and when people are basically inconsiderate humans
In her spare time: tries to be a foodie, converses with chickens, turns dirt and plants things whilst listening to Indie Folk
Julie McNally - Advocate and Team Leader
Kim Collinson - Advocate
Katrina Newman - Advocate
Ally Scott - Head of Campaigns
Spends most of the day: completing various administrative tasks for the head office
Has worked as: an Administration Officer, a fundraising officer, a sports coach and a board executive.
Study: BA (Sociology & Legal Studies) and Master of International Relations
Likes: travelling, AFL, and cheesecake
Dislikes: olives, spiders, and Home & Away
In her spare time: plays sports, goes on cultural and foodie tours, and goes to comedy shows
You’d be surprised to learn: Sinead is a second generation Australian, both her parents and entire family were born and reside in Ireland.
Anja Homburg - Communications Officer
Spends most of the day: reading and writing about disability in Australia.
Has worked as: a grant and bid writer, a philanthropy officer and a drama teacher.
Likes: Dogs, ice cream and Star Trek.
Dislikes: Capsicum, algebra and Star Wars.
In her spare time: Directs feminist theatre and enjoys “off duty time” with her Assistance Dog, Kyla.
You’d be surprised to learn: Anja has lived in the Netherlands, Belgium and the Unites States as well as Australia
Kyla - Morale Booster
Spends most of the day: under her humans desk, sniffing for physiological shifts.
Has worked as: Assistance Dog and cuddle bug
Study: puppy pre school, assistance dog training
Likes: food, balls and beaches
Dislikes: possums, baths and the cone of shame
In her spare time: sniffs for snacks in the yard and destroys fluffy toys