Board & Team

Board & Team


The Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation is powered by a small, dedicated team of passionate staff who are leading the world in pleasurable food education.


Kitchen Garden Program

Ali Gobbart, Community Engagement Coordinator

Cassandra Liu, Finance & Operations Lead

Cate Hamill, Community Engagement Coordinator

Dr Cathy Wilkinson, CEO

Dina De Rose, Fundraising & Partnerships Coordinator

Emma O'Halloran, Chief Marketing & Development Officer

Evan Toma, ICT Support Lead

Kate Beckwith, Professional Development Coordinator

Kat Lee, Marketing Coordinator

Lakshmi Narayanan, Finance & Operations Manager

Laura Norton, Early Childhood Project Coordinator

Louise Gray, Chief Marketing & Development Officer

Madeleine Muscat, Projects Lead

Mietta Marchingo, Community Engagement Officer

Naomi Orsillo, Knowledge Broker

Natasha Grogan, Kitchen Garden Program Manager

Rachel Harington-Hawes, Executive Assistant to the CEO

Rick Stocker, ICT Systems Specialist

Robyn Deed, Content Developer

Sally Bettoni, Operations Coordinator

Saskia Ericson, Visual Communications Specialist

Suzie Wilton, Professional Development Lead


Healthy Kids Advisors Initiative

Amy McGregor-Horton, Operations Coordinator

Belinda Nowakowski, Healthy Kids Advisor – City of Greater Dandenong

Christie McIntosh, Healthy Kids Advisor – Hume City Council

Ciel Lindley, Healthy Kids Advisor – Central Goldfields Shire Council

Hayley McKee, Communications & Engagement Lead

Heather Baker, Project Accountant

Jane Killmister, Healthy Kids Advisor – Glenelg Shire

Jen Sainsbury, General Manager

Katie Thorp, Healthy Kids Advisor – City of Greater Shepparton

Kristina Stafford, Healthy Kids Advisor – East Gippsland Shire Council

Lakna Sugumaran, Healthy Kids Advisor – City of Melton

Lauren Daly, Project Manager

Lauren Dempsey, Healthy Kids Advisor – Northern Grampians Shire Council

Lauren Hewitt, Healthy Kids Advisor – Central Advisor

Lesley Hendy, Healthy Kids Advisor – Colac Otway Shire Council

Maria Pokorny, Project Manager

Monique Sobey, Healthy Kids Advisor – Southern Grampians

Rebecca Fry, Healthy Kids Advisor – City of Greater Bendigo

Tara Martin, Healthy Kids Advisor – Mildura Rural City Council

Vamsi Muppala, ICT Systems Support Officer

Veronica Saad, Communications & Engagement Assistant

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