Board of Management
Our dedicated board of management is made up of people in our local community. They guide our direction, make sure we meet our legal and regulatory requirements and have assisted us to grow into a leading Gippsland disability support provider.
I am married to Pauline and we have 2 daughters. My youngest daughter has Autism with an intellectual disability.
I have worked in the power industry in the Latrobe Valley for over 38 years in many aspects of the business and I am currently Shift Operations Manager at Loy Yang Mine working for AGL.
I have been with Interchange Gippsland for many years as a client and serving on the Board in the past as President, Vice President and continue as a Committee member.
Living locally and married with two boys, I have been on the Interchange Gippsland Board since 2010, and currently hold the role as Treasurer. I am proud of my involvement with Interchange Gippsland, and the extremely rewarding work we do. I believe we are an exceptional organisation and am committed to continue to provide quality services to the Gippsland community.
I have worked as an accountant (CPA) for over 25 years for various organisations (currently in the power industry).
My husband, Terry and I live in Traralgon. I am a senior Case Manager with Anglicare Victoria, in Morwell. I work with the Integrated Family Services Team, assisting families with parenting. I have an Associate Diploma in Arts (Welfare Studies) through Monash Gippsland.
I joined the Interchange host program in 2002 and hosted for over 2 years. I joined the Board in 2004 and took on the role of Secretary, prior to becoming President 2010.
I am married with two adult daughters, and have lived all my life in the Latrobe Valley. I currently work in a business development and compliance role with a local Operations and Maintenance company providing services to industry.
I have many years experience in the energy, power and bulk materials handling industries, working in a range of management and human resources roles. I have been involved with Interchange since 1995 initially through my youngest daughter who has a mild intellectual disability.
I live with my husband and two primary school age boys and have been a solicitor for over 15 years, working in environmental and planning law.
I joined the Board of Interchange in mid-2010. Being on the Interchange board has been a privilege and I enjoy working to make sure we continue to deliver an expanding range of high quality, innovative, community inclusive services for the Gippsland community.
I have three children, the eldest is now in her 30’s and has an intellectual disability. I have been involved with Interchange Gippsland for about 16 years. I have always valued and appreciated the service Interchange has provided to people with disabilities, I am grateful for the support they gave (and continue to give) to me and my family.
After a 25 year teaching career, I decided it was time for change, and completed post graduate studies in counselling. I now work as a Gambler’s Help counsellor.
I am married with three children and four grandchildren. I have lived in the Latrobe Valley for most of my life, and worked for many years in the public hospital sector as a Registered Nurse. More recently in a management position in Aged Care.
I enjoy spending time with my grand children, travelling, and car club runs in our old Holdens.
We became involved with Interchange Gippsland many years ago, as my youngest son has Autism. Firstly with Roadies, then Friendship Group, and now he also attends the YAS program twice weekly.