Biography

Overview

  • Local resident of Greater Shepparton
  • Experienced at high level negotiations across all tiers of government to build networks and deliver outcomes for our region
  • Trusted Councillor and Deputy Mayor of Greater Shepparton City Council
  • Instrumental in preventing closure of Andrew Fairley Avenue, saving SPC and outspoken against the Shepparton Art Museum
  • Track record for listening to the electorate and fighting for their best interests

Education

  • Graduated Year 12 – Goulburn Valley Grammar School
  • Bachelor of Arts – Monash University (incomplete)
  • Graduated Bachelor of Nursing – Deakin University
  • Fostering Sustainable Behaviour – Doug McKenzie Moore
  • Mayoral Program – Municipal Assoc. of Victoria
  • Company Director’s Course – Municipal Assoc. of Victoria
  • Numerous social and health promotion courses through role as Councillor and nurse
  • Numerous inductions, technical tours, site visits, education sessions and expos

Accreditations

  • Registered Nurse
  • Elected Councillor and Deputy Mayor
  • Director of GV Waste and Resource Recovery Group
  • Small business owner
  • Extensive international travel experience

Committee/Volunteer work

  • Goulburn Broken Greenhouse Alliance Committee
  • Chair of Best Start Committee
  • Chair of Health and Wellbeing Committee
  • Women’s Charter Advisory Committee
  • Shepparton Show Me
  • Disability Advisory Committee
  • Positive Ageing Advisory Committee
  • Festive Decoration Committee
  • Fundraised over $3400 for Pink Ribbon breast cancer research
  • Donated personal funds to not-for-profit local groups

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