Presented at the 2019 Career Development Association of Australia conference on “Joining Forces to improve Australian Defence Force Spouse/Partner Career Development”
Article in Defence Connect on ADF partners as a workforce solution for Defence Industry
Presented to the ACT Veterans Advisory Council on the importance of Defence partner employment to ADF member’s transition to civilian life, and its importance to the local ACT economy.
Represented the Career Development Association of Australia and mentored attendees at the Canberra Defence Industry Career Connect event for veterans (hosted by Ironside Recruitment and the ACT Government)
Awarded a Career Development Association of Australia grant to attend the National Career Development Association conference in Houston, TX in June to learn more about veteran and military spouse career development best practice
Meeting with the Minister for Defence Personnel, the Hon Darren Chester MP at Parliament House to discuss Churchill report on ADF partner employment and career development.
Meeting with Member for Fenner, Dr Andrew Leigh MP at his office in Gungahlin, ACT to discuss Churchill report on ADF partner employment and career development.
Abstract accepted for the 2019 Career Development Association conference
Webinar Facilitator: Career Support for ADF Partners (on behalf of theCareer Development Association of Australia(CDAA) in conjunction with Defence Community Organisation(DCO) and Defence Families of Australia (DFA).
You can access the slides and webinar audio recording from the DFA website at
Churchill Fellowship report published and distributed
Guest speaker at the Defence Families of Australia 2018 Annual Dinner on military spouse employment: