MEET OUR TEAM
Tania McCurleyExecutive Director
Tania is the Executive Director of Sector Connect and has 18 years of experience working in the Not for Profit Sector. Tania has worked in family support, youth work, mental health, carer education, disability, community development, policy, program development, management, operations, and strategic business development. Tania has a special interest in sector capacity building. She has a BA majoring in sociology from the University of Wollongong, a Diploma of Community services (welfare), Frontline Management, and Training and Assessment. Tania has also worked as a consultant primarily in the areas of tender writing, disability accreditation, and strategic program design/development.
Jeanne DuffyFamilies NSW & Networking Project Officer
Jeanne has been working at Sector Connect for over 9 years. Jeanne likes that networks are an invaluable opportunity to spread the word about your projects and services, share ideas, find out about activities others are involved in, advertise an upcoming event or gather support for an advocacy issue. Jeanne has developed considerable experience in facilitating small projects that address service gaps. Her knowledge of the local sector has given her great joy in guiding our local clubs to award Club Grants.
Maria McNuffVolunteer Management Coordinator (Volunteering Macarthur)
Maria was a workplace trainer initially with Telstra, then a teacher at TAFE and eventually established a small training organisation which she later sold. From there she moved into the community services field, firstly with St Vincent de Paul Society where she had a role which was predominantly training volunteers, and then with the Sisters of Charity Outreach where she was the volunteer coordinator for over 8 years. She has a Bachelor of Arts and several certificates including Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and Certificate IV in Frontline Management.
Jonathan GoodallResearch Coordinator
Jonathan is the research coordinator at Sector Connect. He holds a BA (Politics) with honours, a diploma of languages in Chinese from Macquarie University and was excepted into a PhD by Sydney University in Cultural studies and paid to worked on several research projects which utilised his Chinese knowledge and linguistic skills. Not surprisingly, has a special interest in culturally and linguistically diverse programs and political science. Since working at Sector Connect, he developed a stronger interest in how politics impacts on social welfare at a regional level
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