The Management Committee consists of the following positions: President,Treasurer, Secretary, Communications Coordinator and Fundraising Coordinator. Other non-office bearing members such as Volunteer Coordinator, Meetings Chair, also contribute to the committee’s effort.
Acting President - Wendy McWilliam
Treasurer - Rachael Scott
Secretary - Stephanie Power
Communications Coordinator - Leigh White
Fundraising Coordinator - Maria Arena
Volunteer Coordinator – Maria Arena
Public Officer - Lesley Thompson
Meetings Chair - vacant
Cindy Mills, Cameron Glover, Maria Arena
Dr Diana Sands, postvention expert and expert advisor to WINGS of Hope
Dr Joanna Patching, clinical mental health expert with over 15 years in experience in community and private sector work, and the past 15 years in the area of senior academic positions at University of Sydney and Charles Sturt University.
Kevin Farmer, corporate social responsibility, shared value and sponsorship expert
Dan Haeslar, “Dan Haesler is a teacher, writer, speaker & consultant with a keen focus on youth health and education”
Sallyanne Peters, Funeral Celebrant with qualifications in Meditation, Eco-Psychology, Holistic Counselling and Feng Shui
You are not alone in your loss.
- In 2006, Australian suicides accounted for nearly 1/5 of all deaths amongst young men aged 20 to 34.
- Suicide remains a major external cause of death, accounting for more deaths in Australia than transport accidents.
Australian Bureau of Statistics data.