Meet our leadership team...

The VacSeen Project was founded and is lead by a team of 7 university peers, with backgrounds in medicine, law and commerce; a diverse team with a common passion for health advocacy and a shared vision of health care as a fundamental human right. 

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Jeremy Hunt

Chief Executive Officer

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Lili Wackwitz

Chief Finance Officer

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Varun Karnik

Co-Chief Operating Officer and

Chief Research Officer

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Pele Toussaint 

Head of Partnerships

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Hannah Bates

Co-Chief Operating Officer and

Head of Toowoomba Operations

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Jack Kelso-Ribbe

Chief Media Officer

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Michael Fielding

Chief Compliance Officer

Meet the people who make it happen...

The VacSeen Project is entirely volunteer run, and without our amazing team, none of the work we do would happen. If you need to get in touch with someone from a specific part of the organisation, please find them below!

Local Operations

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Max Brennan

Head of Brisbane and Ipswich Operations

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Chandira Gardiyehewa

Brisbane Operations Consultant and Immediate Past Head 

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Kat Balis

Co-Head of Wide Bay Operations

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Jevin Gunawardana

Co-Head of Sunshine Coast Operations

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Ishara Wijesinghe

Co-Head of Gold Coast Operations

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Elliot Hunt 

Co-Head of Sunshine Coast Operations

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Mira Prashar

Co-Head of Gold Coast Operations

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Tor Demmers

Head of Western Australian Operations

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Oliver Wightman

Co-Head of Wide Bay Operations

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Sanjay Yapabandara

Head of New South Wales Operations

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Allison Midson

Immunisation Nurse and Advisor 

We Give A Rat

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Julia Bradford

Program Director, We Give A RAT 

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Sharlene Yap

Program Director, We Give A RAT 

Pharmacy Pilot

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Lachlan Sperling

Chief Pharmacist

Media and Marketing Team

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Becky Davies

Head of Social Media 

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Sam Benjamin

Head of Design

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And a massive thanks to all of our volunteers on the ground in communities every week helping people access healthcare through our programs.