Board & Staff

This page lists Youthlaw’s dedicated Board, Staff & Volunteers

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Board

With a change of Rules in 2013 Youthlaw is now governed by an expanded Board consisting of 12 members, including 2 designated youth positions, and 2 Board members nominated by Ashurst.

Current members of the Board are:

  • Daniel Fawcett (Chair)
  • Charlie Bell (Treasurer)
  • Helen Thomas
  • Joanna Lawrence
  • Linda Le
  • Kelly Phan
  • Sam Whitney
  • Lynette Dong
  • Erin Byrt
  • Scott Myers
  • Monique Hurley
  • Rebecca Lew

Staff

  • Director – Ariel Couchman
  • Principal Lawyer (Criminal) – Anna Radonic
  • Principal Lawyer (Civil) – Joanne Ellis
  • Senior Lawyer – Georgia Zomer
  • Outreach Lawyer – Tim Hutton
  • Policy, Advocacy & Human Rights Officer – Tiffany Overall
  • Legal Pod Program Managing Lawyer – Paula Hughes (on Maternity Leave)
  • RMIT Lawyer – James Tresise
  • Family Violence Coordinator & Lawyer – Stephanie Pashias
  • Family Violence Lawyer – Carmel Lohan
  • Family Violence Practitioner – Caitlin Lester
  • Family Violence Youth Practitioner – Keren Leizerovitz
  • Secondee Lawyer – Nicholas Mills
  • Youthlaw Ballarat Lawyer – Katrina Fanning
  • Finance Officer – Noha Ghobrial
  • Admin Officer and Volunteer Coordinator – Justin Jaramillo