Our team

 

Founder/Director: Lyndsey Kotsch Dip.T.(Primary), B.App.Sc.(OT), M.Ed (SEN)

Lyndsey is a qualified teacher and occupational therapist and has been awarded a Masters degree, with distinction, in special educational needs from Oxford University, UK. She has been an educator advising teachers on inclusion and curriculum adjustments for students with disabilities, had leadership roles promoting excellence in service delivery, and managed various allied health services, including a family support program. For most of her career Lyndsey has worked with people from cultures different to her own. Over the last ten years, Lyndsey has been working in Far North Queensland, but before locating here, she worked in the East Kimberley region of Western Australia, in three states of the USA and in East London, UK.

Business and Administration

NETTIE HERSELMAN
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

DEBORAH MEYER
PRACTICE COORDINATOR

RYAN O' HALLORAN
ICT CONSULTANT

GAVIN TURNER
ICT ADMINISTRATOR

HEIN HERSELMAN
business
promotion manager 

OLANDAH CHANNELS
HR COORDINATOR

 

MUHAMMAD aHMED
fINANCE OFFICER

SERVICE DELIVERY

LISA ZAPPALA
PROVISIONAL PSYCHOLOGIST

RACHEL CHARLES
PROVISIONAL PSYCHOLOGIST

TRUDY GRAHAM
SERVICE COORDINATOR
YOUNG ADULTS

KYLIE FORd
VOCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
COORDINATOR

LIAM MELDER
SENIOR SERVICE COORDINATOR
CARE

SOVARA ROSS
SERVICE administrator

LAUREN O' BRIEN
SERVICE COORDINATOR
SUPPORT

jane sibley
SERVICE coordinator Support

Nykita Daniels
House Coordinator

 

 

craig arnold
House Coordinator

Vanessa Baird
House Coordinator
Olivia Skinner
House Coordinator

… and our ever expanding team of youth disability support workers