Chief Executive Officer

Jack Heath BA (Hons), LLB


                     Jack Heath

Executive Team

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

Manager, People + Culture
Charmaine Smith BBM, BBus (Marketing)

Director of Communications
Paul Morgan BA (Hons), MA, DipInf, PhD, GAICD

Director of Digital Service Design + Technology 
Faruk Avdi DipA/BA

Senior Policy Advisor
Rebecca Halpin BSocSci (Psychology)

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 Engg)


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)

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)


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Fundraising Manager
Michelle Intveld

Major Gifts + Corporate Partnerships Manager 
Naomi Lehrer BBus (Marketing)


Helpline Manager
Suzanne Leckie BSocSci Psych (Hons)

Helpline Team Leader
Tanya BA, BSW (Hons), MSW 

Helpline Advisors
Laura Abbey BA (Hons)
Julie Bell B BEhavSci
Gina Bennett BA (Media + Comms), Grad Dip (Psychology)
Emily Hajdinjak BA (Social Science)
Meredith Price BA (Counselling)
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)