National Office Team
Trish Manten - Chief Executive Officer
An accomplished Executive Leader with more than 10 years’ experience in multi-functional senior management roles in the UK and Asia Pacific.
Experienced at leading multi-cultural and multi-regional teams, Trish believes in the value people bring to organisations and is an advocate for supporting the next generation.
Mary-Jean Howard - National Operations Manager
Mary-Jean is an experienced business manager having held a diverse range of operations and general management roles, within both the corporate and charity sectors.
Holding a Master of Business Management specialising in the community sector, Mary-Jean is passionate about using her broad skill set to work towards a shared corporate vision, ensuring a high level of service is provided to stakeholders and driving continuous improvement business strategy.
Sandra McKnight - Office Manager
Sandra is an experienced Office Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the non-profit sector. Sandra has a passion for customer service, systems management and efficiency.
Karen Murphy - Guiding Services Manager
Karen’s background is in program development and management, advocacy, frontline service delivery and volunteer management.
With 20 years of experience across various roles in both Ireland and Australia, her passion has always been for engaging stakeholders and bridging gaps in service delivery.
Anjali Belani - Senior Graphic Designer
Anjali has many years of experience as a creative designer and design manager. She has a passion for delivering creative outcomes with a high level of professionalism, creativity, technical and communication skills to ensure stakeholder satisfaction.
Marianne Karam - Company Secretary
Marianne has more than 20 years executive experience across finance, operations and corporate governance in many leading national and international companies in both senior executive and advisory roles across public, private and the not-for-profit sector.