Ella Shi

I’m the Digital and Communications Organiser the Migrant Workers Centre. Our organisation works alongside the union movement to empower migrant workers to fight for their rights at work. We also lead campaigns fighting for changes across industrial law and...

Carly Robertson

My journey into climate activism started with a conversation. I was a guest at Climate for Change conversation in 2016, and from there I was inspired to become a volunteer facilitator, and later a fundraiser, facilitator mentor and part of the 2019 Communications and...

Bozeman & Feeney, 2007

Mentoring is a process for the informal transmission of knowledge, social capital, and the psychosocial support perceived by the recipient as relevant to work, career, or professional development; mentoring entails informal communication, usually face-to-face and...

Naomi Hogan

Coordinates community action in the face of expanding coal and gas projects across Australia. She has trained in science communication and natural resource management, with experience in science writing, community organising and media outreach. Over the past decade,...

Lisa Cliff

I have a background in environmental science, climate change policy, science communication and advocacy, both in government and environmental NGOs. I’m currently based in Brisbane and working as a Project Officer with Climate Reality, an international organisation...

Neha Madhok

I am the Digital Campaigns Officer at the Australian Services Union NSW and ACT where I work as part of organising teams to integrate digital, industrial and face to face organising for effective campaigning and union membership growth. While studying a BA in...

Claire O’Rourke

I first learned about organising when I was a journalist and member of the Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance. I’ve worked as workplace organiser and lead organiser in the union movement and I led online communications for the Every Australian Counts campaign for...

Isabella Morand

Working with my team at 350.org Melbourne we organised community members in the city of Moreland to engage with their local council, in our campaign to have them divest from fossil fuels. I am currently acting as the Melbourne coordinator of 350.org. This voluntary...

Chilla Bulbeck

What makes some people care passionately and others expend their lives in a daily round of consumption, leisure and work?  One key influence was the sudden realisation as a teenager that, ‘There but for the grace of God, go I’. I could have been born anywhere as...

Wes Young

Wes Young has worked as a journalist reporting on community campaigns, as a communications advisor engaging with community campaigns and as a lawyer advising on community campaigns. He defines community organising as a cooperative effort undertaken by people to either...

Jacki Turner

Works with the Queensland Conservation Council as an organiser and campaigner on climate and biodiversity issues. Their work involves working on campaign and organising strategy, supporting QCC’s member groups, managing online communication, writing submissions and...

Jack Bertolus

Research Coordinator at Market Forces where he works on the Banks Campaign – an initiative to shift bank finance away from environmentally destructive fossil fuel projects and into those that protect and enhance the natural environment. Jack is responsible for...