A strong believer in the importance of contributing to the community, I have taken on Board positions throughout my career, in areas I’m particularly passionate about.

Current Board roles

Edmund Rice Centre Mirrabooka has a proud history and ongoing commitment to assisting people from refugee and migrant backgrounds, as well as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. They seek to empower through education and development of community, with a special focus on youth leadership.

CARAD is a respected voice for the rights of asylum seekers, refugees and detainees and a provider of essential services, ensuring all people seeking safety in Australia are able to live with dignity. Since opening its doors in 2000, CARAD has provided support to more than 5,000 people through their client services and volunteer programs.

Past Boards and committees

  • Writing WA
  • Man Hong Kong International Literary Festival
  • Princess Margaret Hospital
  • King Edward Memorial Hospital
  • Swy Theatre Company (now Perth Theatre Company)
  • Founder of the Western Australia Literary Lions that has raised over $100,000 to promote Western Australian writing, education and books
  • Patron of the inaugural 2007 Man Asian Literary Prize