Board Members


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Greg Duffy - President

General Manager, Community Links Wellbeing

greg@communitylinks.org.au

Greg is the General Manager of Community Links Wellbeing (formally known as Community Links Wollondilly). He has been involved in the Sector for over 30 years starting as a Youth worker in places called Anglewood and Renwick in the Southern Highlands. Greg's background is working with youth, predominantly in the adolescent area with Juvenile Justice and, in Youth Refuges.

He is excited to continue to have the opportunity to work with other highly skilled Committee Members of Sector Connect and looks forward to tackling together the challenges ahead.

 

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Debbie McCall - Vice President /Aboriginal Rep

Strategic Aboriginal Development Officer, Campbelltown City Council

 


 

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Ken Bond - Treasurer

Fitzpatrick Group 

ken@fitzpatrickgroup.com.au

Ken is a certified taxation advisor and joined Fitzpatrick Group in 2006 after 31 years with one of Australia’s largest banks, where he held a variety of management positions from Branch Manager to Senior Business Banking Manager.

He now manages Fitzpatrick Group’s Picton Office and, as Senior Accountant, deals directly with business clients advising them on their accounting and taxation requirements.

Ken’s knowledge of the banking industry provides him an experienced perspective and allows him to offer expert advice on how to structure finance.


 

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Nicole Sharp - Secretary & Public Officer 

Lecturer - Occupational Therapy, School of Science & Research,

Western Sydney University

Nicole Sharp currently works as Lecturer in Occupational Therapy at Western Sydney University. She is passionate about her role in educating and mentoring students to become highly skilled and knowledgeable therapists who will play important roles in supporting people to participate in their chosen activities and reach their goals.

Previously Nicole spent nearly nine years as National Disability Coordination Officer (NDCO) for the South-Western Sydney Region, supporting people with disability to access and succeed in tertiary education and employment. She has in-depth knowledge of the disability and broader community services sectors across the region and beyond, and particular experience in sector development, policy, and capacity building roles. Nicole also has significant research experience and is a PhD Candidate at the University of Wollongong, studying the experiences of young people with cerebral palsy as they transition to adulthood.


 

Nevine Youssef

Nevine Youssef - Committee Member

Partner, Accredited Specialist Family Law, Family Law Department,

Marsden Law Group


 

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 Edward Feuerstein - Committee Member

General Manager, Big Yellow Umbrella

edward.feuerstein@yellowumbrella.org.au

Edward is a qualified Counsellor, Clinical Hypnotherapist, National Registered Mediator, Trainer and Life coach, who specialises in Challenging behaviour, personal development, anger management, community building, tailored workshops and training, and CBT.​​​​ Edward works with communities and businesses around Australia, he builds community engagement, offers a therapeutic approach and deals with the disadvantage. Edward is the founder and was the Director of Development for Life Consultancy Services Pty Ltd. Edward has consulted to major government and non government organisations and has also been a teacher for TAFE NSW. Edward is also a writer and an advocate for single fathers within NSW. Edward also spent 13 yrs as a fireman with fire and rescue NSW, with further acknowledgement of a bravery award for courageous actions from the commissioner in Camden/Narellan.

Edward identifies as being from a Cald(Greek) and Aboriginal background, and has done a lot of work on projects in breaking down barriers and stigma. In June 2017, Edward took on a role of General manager for a Not for Profit organisation at Camden Community Connections, now known as Big Yellow Umbrella. Edward sits on multiple Not for Profit boards within NSW and is a JP.


 

 Kylie

Kylie Somalis- Committee Member

Head Teacher, Personal and Community Services Macquarie Fields College, TAFE NSW

T  +61 2 982 90362

E  kylie. somalis@tafensw.edu.au 

Building M, 1.02, Level 2, Victoria Road, Macquarie Fields NSW 2564


 

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Peter Boshell - Committee Member

Director, Navigate Insurance

peterb@navigateinsurance.com.au