Keith joined the Committee in 2019, soon after moving to Queensland.
Having been a corporate lawyer for most of his working life and retired in 2018, and recently completed the Australian Institute of Company Directors directorship course.
Keith is keen to give back to the community and believes he has useful skills and experience to contribute to the governance of the NCC. He is constantly amazed at the amount the NCC achieves in so many areas in it's vision of standing beside people working towards a better community.
I became a citizen of Gubbi Gubbi in 2008, whereby I discovered the Nambour Community Centre. I became excited by the range of opportunities available to everyone in this community through the NCC.
Having a background in education, training, community development and managing NFP organisations, I really wanted to contribute to my home community. So I joined the Management Committee in 2016 and stepped into the role of Committee Secretary in 2017.
As secretary, I am in awe of the vibrancy, vision and passion of the team that make NCC such a vital part of the community.
I contribute also by offering a community learning group to improve relationships and communication on the first Saturday of every month at NCC. My needs for belonging, community, connection and contributions are met through this association.
Jacqui joined the NCC board in 2019, to help the Nambour community achieve the vision of being a just, safe and tolerant community that embraces equal opportunity and participation for all people.
She is a CPA qualified accountant with extensive experience in the not-for-profit sector and public practice. Her mission is to use her accounting knowledge and skills to ensure NCC remains sustainable and continues to prosper.
Sue has had a varied career across grass roots community work, high level government policy development and research. As a committed community development practitioner, on retirement to the Sunshine Coast, she wanted able to contribute to the community.
Sue has served on the committee of the NCC for 2 years. It has not been uneventful!. Sue is particularly excited and encouraged by the outstanding people currently and previously serving in staff and committee positions and the strong values and practice base which underpins organisational change across the NCC and would like to continue to work with them to contribute to the NCC’s progress towards sustainability.
With a background in Community Development and experience working for not for profit organisations in Vietnam and India, Hanh is eager to learn more about the sector and social issues in Australia since she moved to Australia in early 2018.
Being a board member of the Committee, Hanh hopes to not only expand her knowledge but also contribute her skills and represent the voice of diverse communities as a young woman from a multicultural background.
Nikita has a strong passion for the community. Having grown up witnessing her parents volunteering countless hours for various causes and groups. This has inspired Nikita to volunteer for and promote that which she feels strongly about.
Nikita is a proud Gunditjmara and Ngarigo woman with strong ties to her culture and country. Who has lived in and around Nambour since 1994 and loves the spirit and warmth of the area.