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Meet our team

Extended Families is made up of a team of dedicated staff who share our organisation's vision and values.

Angela Love

Committee member
Angela has extensive brand management, marketing and campaign management experience and brings this extensive marketing experience and expertise to the committee. 

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Corey Johnson

Vice President
Corey is a lawyer with experience across sports wagering, fast moving consumer goods, health and energy industries, with expertise in marketing and commercial law. Experience also includes sustainability management.

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Graeme West

President
Graeme is a business leader with extensive experience in the corporate and welfare sectors in business services, relationship building, continuous improvement, project management and strategic change.

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Leigh Huynh

Treasurer
Leigh is a finance professional with experience in banking and financial services, specialising in mergers & acquisition, transaction management and treasury.

Peter Ernst-Russell

Committee member
Peter has extensive experience with in-house lawyer roles in the energy sector, assisting strategic planning and change management. He has previously assisted a not-for-profit, community legal centre.

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Julie Langdon

CEO
Julie is an experienced social worker with extensive experience as a practitioner, manager, leader and consultant in health, government and community sectors.

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Rosemary Nicholls

South East Regional Manager
An experienced Social Worker, Rosemary has held a number of positions in her 13 years with us, previously working in child and family welfare, adoption / permanent care.

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Tamara Williams

North and West Regional Manager

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Horace Merlino

Finance Manager
Horace has had extensive banking & finance experience at a multinational level and in more recent years advised and supported SMEs in strategies for growth and profitability.

Derek Green

E-Learning / Technology Manager
With 25+ years of experience in digital, print, design & imaging, and modern web technologies, Derek is leading our push into e-learning, whilst supporting technical projects.

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Lisa Tribuzio

Support Coord' Project Worker
Lisa is a Social Worker passionate about working with culturally and linguistically diverse communities and has experience in disability, multiculturalism, youth and family services.

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Margaret Fitzgerald

Administration
Margaret is our friendly part-time reception and administration worker. She brings many years experience in the administration field in private business and volunteer organisations.

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Roz Talib

Admin and technical support

Amanda Perry

North West
Amanda is a Social Worker with experience in fostercare, child and family welfare and disability; she works in our Volunteer Match and NDIS Support Coordination programs.

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Carol Belford

Eastern
Carol works in our Volunteer Match program, has worked as a Special Ed Coordinator, run programs for adults with an ID and supported her own daughter who has Down Syndrome in a mainstream school. 

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Claire Kidley

North West
Claire is a as a social worker and has joined the team as an NDIS Support Coordinator. She has experience as a Disability Support Worker and is passionate about her new career.

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Helen Roberts

Southern
Helen's background is working in the volunteer sector and teaching, focusing on inclusion of children with disabilities in mainstream education. She works in our Volunteer Match Program

Jan Johnson

Outer South
With a special education background Jan has worked with families and children from early childhood to TAFE. Jan's roles include case management and Volunteer Match Coordination.

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Kerrie Brown

Peninsula
Kerrie is a social worker experienced in child and family services and disability, and is a local and long term worker in the Frankston / Mornington Peninsula area. We are envious of her daily amazing view of the bay.

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Leila McConnell

North West - Intake Worker
If you are someone seeking services, chances are you will speak to our Intake Worker Leila, a Welfare Worker with previously experience in Foster Care and Aged and Disability Services.

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Michael Bayliss

North West
Michael has ten years experience in disability, including sport and community inclusion. He juggles his work with volunteering in the environmental sector.

Nga Do

North West Vietnamese Program
With training in special education, counselling and spiritual awareness, Nga’s motivation is to help to empower the Vietnamese families she supports. 

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Olivia Nam

Recreation Team Leader
Olivia has strong experience working for the inclusion of people with a disability across all levels of sport and recreation, and training in psychology and sport. She leads our Recreation Team and works in the Volunteer Matching Program.

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Yoyo Tang

Eastern LYCP

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Zoe Sweeney

North West
Zoe has worked in the community sector for 20 years and is currently completing her Masters in Social Work. Zoe works in our Volunteer Match Program and NDIS Support Coordination programs.

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Living with a disability can be difficult. We support people aged 0-30 and their families in Melbourne and the Mornington Peninsula to build friendships and connect with their community.

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Suite 1, 95 Bell Street
P.O.Box 275
Coburg Victoria 3058