Details of the key members of the Polio Australia Team are given here. All are knowledgeable about polio and its late effects and demonstrate the ability to think analytically and strategically in steering Polio Australia as it achieves its goals on behalf of Australia’s many thousands of polio survivors. The key members have a range of career backgrounds and bring a diverse set of skills to Polio Australia.

Please click the photos below to learn more about the key members of the Polio Australia Team

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John Tierney
National Patron & President
New South Wales

Gillian Thomas
Business & Websites Manager
New South Wales
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Mary-ann Liethof
National Program Manager
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Shylie Little
Bookkeeper & Admin Officer
New South Wales


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Jill Pickering
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Samantha O’Meara
Community Engagement and Bequest Officer
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Rachel Ingram
Administration Officer

Paul Cavendish
Clinical Health Educator
New South Wales