OUR BOARD

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CALLAGHAN, Stephanie. From the Gooreengai clan of the Wonnaruah/Worimi nations of the Hunter Valley NSW, Steff is Chair of the Core HFL Group. She holds a Management and Leadership Diploma.

 

 

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MAGUIRE, Brian.  B.Comm, FCA. Brian is the Founder & a Director of Absolute Clarity Business Coaching and Mentoring Group. Brian is a Chartered Accountant with over 30 years experience in the Corporate & Business world.

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PHILLIPS, Benjamin David. LLB, BSc. Ben is a Sydney barrister at the Sydney Bar.

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PHILLIPS, Rodney John. 
Chair of ASCA (Advocates for Survivors of Child Abuse) from its foundation in 1995 until June 2003. Co-founded Mayumarri with his wife Liz Mullinar in 1997.

 

Dr Peri O’Shea BSocSci., Psych Hons, MSocPol, PhD

Peri has extensive experience as a leader in the mental health sector as the Chief Executive Officer at BEING – the independent, state-wide peak organisation for mental health consumers – from 2010-2017. Peri also has extensive training and facilitator experience in higher education and NGO settings. Most recently, she has developed and facilitated highly successful and popular advocacy courses to mental health consumers.

 

Dr Christine Edwards BA Psych Hons, PhD

 

Christine was the Research and Evaluation Coordinator for Health Promotion on the NSW Central Coast for 19 years and a manager for Sexual Health Promotion for Hunter New England Health for 3 years. She has an honours degree in psychology, and completed her PHD on the marketing of tobacco to young women through product placement in movies. Christine has published and presented in many areas of public health practice and evaluation at a National and International level and her special interests are drug and alcohol issues, domestic violence and child abuse.