Louise is a loving wife and devoted mother of two girls, Giselle and Florence.
Louise’s professional career began in hospitality and events at Crown Melbourne and she has never looked back.
When Louise was on maternity leave with her daughter Giselle she started a mums support group ‘West Assured Mums’ to help mothers on the journey of parenthood through trust,
Louise loves nothing else than seeing other people smile, especially our children.
Louise is committed to breaking the stigma of any child left behind and feeling lonely.
Chelsea is a mother of two, Mitchell and Sophie and has spent over ten years of her professional career working in the financial services.
When Chelsea is not using her keen negotiation skills creating memorable events for Friend In
Chelsea is also the founder of a successful Melbourne Blog “The Melbourne Kid”
Fundraising & Sponsorship Manager
Kali is a
Kali works in the government field but also runs a very successful Melbourne based children’s
The Friend In Me movement to Kali means the world to her.
Kali believes that all our children need to be included and feel loved around friends.
Kali says that “we cannot control what happens outside our homes but Friend In Me can control providing a safe, loving and inclusive events”
Tarnya Eastway is a very proud
When Tarnya heard about the idea of Friend in Me her friend had created she jumped at the opportunity to be a part of such a fantastic & fulfilling project.
Being kind to each other & very aware of the many diversities children come with, especially since having children, it made the yearning to want to do something even stronger. This was the perfect event to be a part of & she is so proud to be part of such an incredible
Chris Duffy (BA, CPA)
Chris brings to ‘Friend in Me’ fifteen years of experience analyzing, preparing and reporting on the financial accounts for
Dr Brooke Harcourt, BSc(Hons) BNutDiet(Hons) PhD APD AN
Brooke is a passionate advocate for child and maternal health and encompasses the principles of inclusion, equity
Volunteers ManagerA devoted mother of a boy, Silas and loving partner. Esther works in the fitness and health industry as an exercise physiologist and also race aged group triathlons. Friend In Me allows Esther to express her feelings about how important it is that no child should be excluded from celebrations of any kind through no fault of their own and to show that friends stick together no matter how tough life can be.