Staff

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Nikki Kelso

Director

I am a dedicated professional with over 15 years’ leadership experience in the for-purpose sector, working with vulnerable people and challenging situations. My work areas have covered organisational development, revenue generation and diversification, implementing efficiencies, change management, problem solving, corporate governance, membership, project and stakeholder management, large events, volunteer management, and more. I have a ...

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Kamalle Dabboussy

CEO

I have more than 33 years’ experience working in the fields of migrant and refugee settlement support, with culturally and linguistically diverse youth and in international humanitarian aid. (more…)

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Karameli Manousso

Executive Assistant

A quick review of my Google Search history would show ‘ten tips to writing a professional bio, short bio templates, and writing a bio without pulling your hair out’, so instead, I decide to share a few simple insights into who I am.
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    Olivia Nguy

    Director, Services

    Olivia ‘Ollie’ Nguy is the Director of Services at Western Sydney MRC, overseeing the Centre’s current service provision and community engagement activities.
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      Anna-Marie Kannan

      Manager, Settlement Support

      I have always been passionate about refugee rights and moved to Australia in 2012 to complete my Masters focusing on Forced Migration at UNSW.
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      Rachel Haywood

      Manager, Marketing & Communications

      “An experienced Marketing and Communications professional”… project management, event planning, production… you name it I’ve probably done it! It’s taken me 20 years in Marketing and Communications to become the ardent individual I am today.  (more…)

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      Meredith Stuebe

      Community Engagement, Manager

      I am an inquisitive realist who firmly believes in the power of good policy, grassroots initiatives and human connection over shared interests to create positive, lasting change.
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