Annie is the Manager of Practical Support at Cancer Council NSW and is responsible for the Survivorship team, Pro Bono Legal and Financial Program, Cancer Council Information Centres, Transport, Home Help and Financial Assistance.
With a background in business, management, life coaching and stakeholder engagement across the not-for-profit and corporate sectors, Annie is passionate about translating research into effective strategic, practical and emotional support services across metro and rural areas.
Annie has a depth of experience in innovative program and project development and community education as well as working hands on with people affected by cancer. She is passionate about effective collaborative work with allied organisations. Annie is a Partner Investigator on research grants, a member of the COSA survivorship working group and the developer of the successful Living Well After Cancer program. In addition she has been a carer for someone with cancer for more than six years.
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