Our People

Board members

Variety – the Children’s Charity is honoured to benefit from the extraordinary dedication and abilities of our volunteer Board of Directors. Board members include leaders in corporate government and businesses in Australia.

Nick Harwood

Nick Harwood

Chief Barker

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Peter Apel

Peter Apel

Secretary

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Dr Paul Shumack

Dr Paul Shumack

Director

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Dr Duncan Murray

Dr Duncan Murray

Director

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Amy Thomas

Amy Thomas

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Chantelle Essa

Chantelle Essa

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Staff

Kellie Turner

Kellie Turner

Kids Support Coordinator

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Samantha Powell

Samantha Powell

Kids Support Coordinator - Programs

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Erin Lazarou

Erin Lazarou

Fundraising Events Director

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Lizy Ritchard

Lizy Ritchard

Fundraising Events Manager

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Matthew Nutting

Matthew Nutting

Fundraising Events Manager

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Demi McIntosh

Demi McIntosh

Fundraising Support Officer

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Katherine Rowe

Katherine Rowe

Marketing & Communications Manager

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Cassie Grant

Cassie Grant

Marketing Coordinator

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Nikki Porter

Nikki Porter

Partnerships Manager

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Amanda Miles

Amanda Miles

Assistant Financial Accountant

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Melanie Smith

Melanie Smith

Administration Officer

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Stella Hatfield

Stella Hatfield

Office Administrator

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