Our People

Meet the people who are ending hunger at The Hunger Project Australia

Staff

Melanie Noden
CEO
Stephen Birchley
Chief Financial Officer
Stephne Walker
Head of Communications & Digital Marketing
Stephanie Tucker
Head of Philanthropy
Sivanjana Kathiravel
Head of Partnerships
Eros Gautam
Programs & Grants Manager
Millie Albon
Western Australia Fundraising Manager
Stephanie Giovanni
FINANCE ASSISTANT
Keegan Thomson
Communications & Digital Marketing Executive
Michelle Brownstein
Victorian Fundraising Manager
Melissa Kumar
NSW & QLD Fundraising Manager
Mel Sharpe
Operations Manager
Jacquie Love
Partnerships Manager
Reyna Selga-Eaton
Programs & Grants Coordinator
Frieda Munz
Government Grants Executive
Ben Hay
Graphic Designer

Board of Directors

The Hunger Project Australia National Board

Diane Grady AM
Chair
Rachel Akehurst
Director
Christine Khor
Director
Simon Blackburn
Director
Roger Massy-Greene
Director
Steven Harker
Director
Patricia Akopiantz
Director
Jacinta McDonell
Director

The Hunger Project Australia Victorian Development Board

David Lyon
Chair
Georgie Owen
Coordinator
Paul Tontodonati
Director
Kaye Jowett
Director
Chantal Noble
Director
Christine Khor
Director

The Hunger Project Australia Western Australia Development Board

Jillian Formentin
Chair
Griff Morris
Director
Rachel Akehurst
Director
Deborah Protter
Director
April Jorgensen
Director
Ailan Tran
Director
Fallon Atkinson
Coordinator

The Hunger Project Australia Youth Board

Jacquie Love
Chair
Mylinh Tran
Coordinator
2021 Name Joined Status Jacquie Love (Chair) Chair from Nov 2020 Mylinh Tran (Coordinator) Coordinator Alena Broesder Resigned 6 May 2021 Sophia Lang Member Fallon Atkinson 10 April 2021 Member Fletcher Rowe 26 April 2021 Member Grace Hamp 5 Feb 2021 Member Thandie Masuku Resigned late Jan 2021 Gerogie Owen Resigned mid Jan 2021 Matt Akehurst Resigned early Feb 2021
Sophia Lang
Member
Fallon Attkinson
Fallon Atkinson
Member
Fletcher Rowe
Fletcher Rowe
Member
Grace Hamp
Grace Hamp
Member