Our Team
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  • Hayley Andersen
    Hayley Andersen
    Chief Executive Officer

    Following a Bachelor of Science majoring in Microbiology and Psychology at Melbourne University and a post-graduate Diploma in Information Technology, Hayley worked in various management roles including more than a decade within the cinema industry. Hayley is passionate about ensuring all melanoma patients receive the support they need and can access the best evidence based treatments available.

  • Fiona Bennett
    Fiona Bennett
    National Support Manager

    Fiona has been an Allied Health Professional for 40 years. She has tertiary qualifications in Speech Pathology, Social Work and Counselling. Over the years Fiona has worked as a Speech Pathologist, a Grief Counsellor in Private Practice, a Lifeline Telephone Counsellor, a Relationships Australia Counsellor and since graduating in 2008, a Social Worker. She has held clinical, managerial, research, hospital administration, board membership and education roles throughout her career.

    Fiona is dedicated to improving the lives of those impacted by melanoma.

  • Danielle Prenzler
    Danielle Prenzler
    Operations Manager

    Danielle has more than 20 years experience in operational roles within the medical, educational and not for profit sectors. As an integral member of this small but dedicated team Danielle is responsible for the organisation’s information programs and events along with playing a key role in the day to day operations of the organisation.

  • Julie Glassbrook
    Julie Glassbrook
    Communications Manager

    Julie has a Bachelor of Marketing and has had a number of years working for leading retailers in the fields of Brand Managements, Marketing and Retail Buying.  She is now using her expertise in the not for profit sector.  As Communications Manager Julie enjoys ensuring that those affected by melanoma receive the key messages from or about MPA.

  • Kathie Kelly
    Kathie Kelly
    Business Development Manager

    Kathie has held senior roles in corporate and community organisations in the areas of business development, marketing, human resources and management.  She has worked for three large Australian charities in the past, negotiating significant social responsibility programs with various ASX listed organisations, managing fundraising teams, delivering high profile events, direct marketing campaigns, sponsorships and media relations.  Kathie has also been a board member on three not for profit boards and is passionate about identifying and connecting stakeholders with common interests and building sustainable long-term partnerships for MPA.

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Are you still planning to attend MPA's Cairns melanoma forum? Please note bookings close today. Any questions, call us 1300 88 44 50

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The 'booty' just keeps on growing for our MPA Gala Dinner on 9 June. Buy your tickets at mpagaladinner2017.eventbrite.com/ and on the night you could be taking home a Soleil Pool Bar Signature Garden Tea for 6 thanks to Rydges Hotels & Resorts, cinema space for 24 at Blue Room Cinebar, a Henry Coughlin Photography experience & print or 4 passes for 9 holes at Holey Moley Golf Club (pic below).

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This year's Palliative Care week theme is 'You matter, Your care matters. Palliative care can make a difference’.
So many of us confuse palliative care with end of life care, assuming that death is imminent if we are referred to palliative care. Palliative care embodies wholeness, peacefulness and enhanced quality of life-- pain and symptom management so that you can get on with living as well as you can until you can't. Whether this is for a day, a week or a year is irrelevant compared with the relief found when you can let go of fear and despair even for just 1 hour. Please call MPA 1300 88 44 50 in office hours for more information. #npcw
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Head Office:
Level 8, East Wing
Wesley Research Institute
451 Coronation Dve, Auchenflower QLD 4066
PO Box 1771
Toowong BC QLD 4066

Phone: 1300 884 450
Mail: info@melanomapatients.org.au