Our team

Helen Whelan

BA (Drama), RN

Founding CEO / Director

Associate Professor
Michael Whelan

Founder

Lisa Aitken

BAM, JP (Qual)

Manager – Operations

Nick Cilento

BA, BSc (Hons)

Manager – Program Delivery

Anthony O’Donohue

Manager – Creative Programs

Trish Stewart

BFA (Visual Arts)

Manager – Enrolments / Chill Families

Roslyn O’Connor

BBehavSc (Psych)

Manager – Administration

Melanie Sanchez

BPsych (Hons)

Manager – Digital Media

Connor Whelan

Administration Assistant

Lachlan Whelan

BFA (Film, Screen & New Media)

Facilitator

Aniway Aquilizan

BA (Art History) / BSocSc (Community Development)

Facilitator

Mikey Bowdler

Facilitator

Jordon Riley

BCreatArts (Theatre)

Facilitator

Harrison Paroz

Facilitator

Lucy McDougall-Sagner

Facilitator

Georgia Fullerton

BA (Music & Psych) / BEd (Sec)

Facilitator

Andrew Schaffer

Facilitator

Yasmine Thacker

Facilitator

Hamish McDonald

Facilitator

Sophie Fell

Facilitator

Max Pavey

Facilitator

Amity Valentine

Peer Mentor

Elijah Hooper

Peer Mentor

Tom Meggitt

BPsychSc (Hons)

Peer Mentor

Caleb Stoddart

Peer Mentor

Jerry McGiffin

Peer Mentor

Tara Edwards

Peer Mentor

Zac Lawrence

Peer Mentor

Miku Ferguson

Peer Mentor

Angie Koranski

BFA (Music)

Peer Mentor

Chloe Marshman

Peer Mentor

Rory Freemantle

Peer Mentor

Ben Parsons

Peer Mentor

Providing opportunities for young adults on the spectrum to have better access, participation and genuine inclusion in mainstream community and employment.