The Fragile X Association office is in Manly, Sydney, and is office is open five days per week from 9.00am – 5.00pm.
Here’s our team:
Wendy Bruce, Executive Officer
Wendy manages our communications including quarterly fx info newsletter and social media, the organisation’s compliance commitments, provides support to members, and organises our events. Wendy has worked for small not-for-profit organisations in the past and as an information manager in professional services firms.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 1300 394 636
Liz Russell, Accounts
Liz is responsible for accounts, donations and membership subscriptions and our general finances.
Liz is a qualified accountant, and works on Fridays.
Contact: email@example.com or 1300 394 636
Katrina Weir, Medical Community Communications Officer
Katrina’s background is in health communications and she works to raise awareness in the medical and allied health community of Fragile X-associated disorders, including Fragile X syndrome, FX-associated Tremor Ataxia syndrome, and FX-associated Primary Ovarian Insufficiency. Katrina arranges for speakers to present on FX-related topics at conferences, and is exploring opportunities in GP training. Katrina works Mondays & Tuesdays.
Contact: Katrina.Weir@fragilex.org.au or 1300 394 636
Amanda Rummery-Hoy, Family Support Counsellor
Amanda provides counselling and social work support to people with Fragile X, their families, and carers. Amanda holds a Bachelor of Social Work, and has extensive experience in providing support and counselling to families. Most recently Amanda has been working at a family care centre in Sydney as a senior clinical social worker, and with ParentLine NSW as a telephone counsellor. Amanda is available on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
Contact: Amanda@fragilex.org.au or 1300 394 636