Board and Staff 2015-2016

Board

  • Jessica Abi-Khattar – Legal Aid Solicitor
  • Donna Brotherson – Tenant Participation Worker, Illawarra Forum
  • Julie Davis – Communications and Policy Officer, Financial Rights Legal Centre
  • Nicole Grgas – Coordinator, Hunter Tenants Advice and Advocacy Service
  • Charmaine Jones – Director, Inner Sydney Regional Council for Social Development
  • Aideen McGarrigle – Legal Aid lawyer specialising in legal ethics
  • Meredith Osborne – Senior Project Officer, Civil Law, Legal Aid NSW
  • Paula Rix – Formerly Senior Policy Officer, Shelter NSW
  • Charmaigne Weldon – Court Assistance Scheme, Redfern Legal Centre

Staff

TU staff
Tenants’ Union staff 2015-2016, from top left: Grant Arbuthnot, Patrycja Arvidssen, Martin Bangs, Anne Coates, Melisa Coveney, Amy Davis, Ned Cutcher, Julie Foreman, Margaret Di Nicola, Anushke Guneratne, Jeremy Kerbel, Julie Lee, Glyn Mather, John Mewburn, Tom Mortimer, Jemima Mowbray, Robert Mowbray, Leo Patterson Ross, Paul Smyth, Paul van Reyk and Cass Wong. (Not pictured: Rafael Mazzoldi, Jai Rose.)

 

Executive

  • Julie Foreman – Executive Officer

Administration

  • Martin Bangs – Finance Manager
  • Anne Coates – Administration Officer
  • Amy Davis – Administration Assistant, from September 2015
  • Glyn Mather – 40th Anniversary Project Officer, from Jan 2016

Legal

  • Grant Arbuthnot – Principal Legal Officer
  • Melisa Coveney – Aboriginal Legal Officer (locum), from April 2016
  • John Mewburn – Aboriginal Paralegal
  • Jai Rose – Aboriginal Legal Officer, from September 2015 to April 2016
  • Paul Smyth – Residential Parks Legal Officer
  • Cass Wong – Litigation Solicitor

Policy

  • Ned Cutcher – Senior Policy Officer
  • Tom Mortimer – Policy Officer
  • Dr Robert Mowbray – Project Officer, Older Tenants
  • Leo Patterson Ross – Research and Advocacy Officer

Education and Resources

  • Patrycja Arvidssen – Learning and Development Coordinator
  • Margaret Di Nicola – Boarding House Project Officer
  • Anushke Guneratne – Strategic Technology Officer
  • Jeremy Kerbel – Resource Development Officer
  • Rafael Mazzoldi – Resource Development Officer
  • Paul van Reyk – Senior Resources and Project Officer

Residential Parks

  • Julie Lee – Residential Parks Project Officer
  • Glyn Mather – Residential Parks Project Officer, until December 2015
  • Jemima Mowbray – Residential Parks Support Officer

 

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