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Executive Team

Chief Executive Officer

Jack Heath BA (Hons), LLB

General Manager

Janet Hopkins CPA, BComm, GradCertEI (Entrepreneurship and Innovation)

Manager, People + Culture

Charmaine Smith BBM, BBus (Marketing)

Senior Policy Advisor

Rebecca Halpin BSocSci (Psychology)

Director of Digital, Service Design + Technology

Faruk Avdi DipA/BA


Helpcentre & Online Forums

Helpline Manager

Suzanne Leckie BSocSci Psych (Hons)

Online Community Manager

Nicole Thomas BA/BEd

Online Community Engagement Specialist

Cherry Baylosis BA Social Science (Psych), MGMC (M. Media and Comms), PhD student (Media and Communications)

Helpline Team Leader

Tanya BA, BSW (Hons), MSW

Helpline Advisors and Moderaotrs

Laura Abbey BA (Hons)

Julie Bell B BEhavSci

Gina Bennett BA (Media + Comms), Grad Dip (Psychology)

Emily Hajdinjak BA (Social Science)

Melissa Wilson BPsychSc, GradDip (psych)


Mind + Body Project Coordinator

Catriona Bastian BAppSc, PGradDip Hlth Prom, Certificate IV (Training + Assessment)

Mindful Employer Manager

Eliza Oakley CertIV TAE, BEd, GradDip SocSc (Counselling)

Mindful Employer Business Development Manager

Penne Dawe BA, MA, MCOM

SANE Speakers Coordinator

Angela Gillespie BA (Hons, History)

Suicide Prevention Project Manager

Sarah Coker BA, PGDip (Psych)

Suicide Prevention Project Officer

Samara Gray BA, (Hons, Psych)


Finance and Administration

Finance Manager

Tanya Wallis CA

Accounts Manager

Emma Rye BBus

Receptionist + Admin Assistant

Marianne Lynch BA (Int. Studies)

IT Manager

Myra Jill Nunez BSc (Computer Eng)



Digital Services Manager

Wendy Stiles BA, Dipl (Applied Photography)

On maternity leave

Media Relations Manager

Robyn Thompson BA (Journalism)

Media Relations Advisor

Jenni Henderson BA (Journalism)

Digital Marketing + Communications Advisor

Jeremy Little BA (Journalism) 



Fundraising Manager

Michelle Intveld

Major Gifts + Corporate Partnerships Manager

Naomi Lehrer BBus (Marketing)

Contact us

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