Lisa, formerly a Senior Partner at KPMG, joined CFWA on 1 February 2021.
Lisa holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia, is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Certified Practicing Accountant.
Lisa brings over 28 years of experience, working in or advising government, not for profit and health organisations on service delivery and business management.
Finance & Administration Manager
Ric manages CFWA’s finances – including our grants and contracts – as well all our administration and compliance.
Kathryn has been with Cystic Fibrosis WA since 2006 and has over 25 years’ experience as social worker and councillor in both regional and metro areas. She oversees the provision of our services programs and continues to provide social work and counselling.
Sam is a physiotherapist with many years of experience working with children and adults with cystic fibrosis. She manages our Home Care team, physio & equipment and provides a valuable link to the physiotherapists at the hospitals.
Sharon has extensive experience as a registered nurse in both regional and metro areas, and was part of our home care worker team before becoming our Community Nurse. She assists in the management and training of the home care team and provides support to individuals and families in the community.
Community Engagement Officer
Paula coordinates our community service events and provides administration support to the organisation.
Haylee has experience working with young people and their families, dealing with chronic illness, trauma and liver transplantation. She can provide support in goal setting, career planning and transition for young people.
Mel is a qualified Occupational Therapist with a special interest in supporting families, both parents and children, in their life roles. Mel can provide practical solutions and support to the difficulties that can arise in the family system. Working with parents, and children, to improve routines, behaviour management, emotional regulation, sleep and feeding habits and fine and gross motor deficits.
Stephen is involved with all things fundraising at CFWA. Stephen has worked with such companies as ACCOR Hotels, Southern Cross Austereo and was a driver of the Give Me Five For Kids charity which raised funds for the local Children’s Hospital.
Senior Events & Fundraising Coordinator
Marnie supports our generous community fundraisers, organises our major fundraising and awareness events and coordinates our volunteers.
Digital Marketing Officer
Charlotte facilitates digital marketing and communications for the CFWA fundraising team. She is experienced in digital marketing and brings a fresh and exciting approach to all things social media.
Fundraising & Events Officer
Chelsea supports fundraising and awareness events and coordinates our incredible volunteer community. She brings plenty of experience with her in supporting volunteers to make a positive impact in the wider community.
Matt coordinates the communications for the organisation including the website, RED Magazine, newsletters and social media.
Maggie has a background in community health education and health promotion. She manages the community and school education program, including the CFSmart website and resources.
Health Promotions Officer
Gillian has a background in health promotion, and develops health resources for the CF community in consultation with relevant health professionals. She also assists with website content and e-news.
Home Care Team
We have a fabulous Home Care team that works across the metro including; Quinns Rock, Mandurah and Jarrahdale.
The team includes:
Bojana Kovacic, Frances Kwiatkowski, Hayley Fullarton, Heather Riley, Jess O’Neill, Josephine Palladino, Katherine Ramsay, Kelly Simmonds, Martin Carroll, Olga Borisow, Sarah Radford, Sharon Alaga and Sophie Maffey.