Meriel is recognised for her strong commitment to strategic community engagement and donates pro bono services to not for profit management committees and boards where she is responsible for strategic planning, corporate relations and media management and corporate governance. She is currently a member of the NT Police Commissioners roundtable and ISAC NT.
Meriel is passionate about supporting and advancing the NFP/NGO sector in the Northern Territory and mentors organisations as they are challenged with the constant pursuit to grow and flourish whilst striving for sustainable economic viability.
Her roles have consistently seen her represent the Northern Territory with an intimate understanding of the cultural process, procedures and protocols required to build effective communication channels that connect diverse and complex organisations.
Meriel is a long term resident of the NT.
Sara has international experience developing and managing play schemes and sponsored children’s services in the United Kingdom. Her professional interests lie in quality care provision and pedagogical leadership. Sara holds a Diploma in Children’s Services, Cert IV (TAA) and post graduate Qualifications in Business Leadership.