Cheryl Lockwood

WA 2013

Cheryl has held the position of Chair of Variety’s Grants Committee since 2015 and has represented the Committee at Board level since the start of 2013.  Cheryl is a qualified Physiotherapist and has worked in WA’s disability sector since 1998, supporting both children and adults.

As a Manager of Therapy and Professional Services at Rocky Bay, Cheryl provides support to Occupational Therapists, Speech Pathologists, Physiotherapists, Psychologists, Social Workers and Therapy Assistants; working with children and adults across a range of disabilities. Cheryl also oversees the CAEP Refurbishment Centre, which is a program that refurbishes returned disability equipment such as wheelchairs and scooters.

Cheryl’s working experience gives her a broad understanding of the needs of people with disabilities and available sector funding, assisting her to evaluate grant applications and identify unmet needs.

Cheryl is a former Churchill Fellow and mother of two adults, Sam and James and has recently became a gran for the very first time.  She is keen to continue to use her skills and knowledge to contribute towards the vision and mission of Variety WA.