Meet our Volunteer Committee

Zara

President

ZARA JONES
Pronouns : She / They

Zara is a proudly visible trans woman. She came out in 2017 at the age of 40 and has been advocating for the trans community since then. She has a passion for sharing stories through video production and shares her life story openly to educate and raise awareness about trans experiences. She loves dancing, pole fitness and has a new found love for self-expression through fashion.

Eli

Vice President

ELI GRAY
Pronouns : He / They

Eli is a rural living gay trans man with a creative soul and passion for advocating for the LGBTI+ community, social worker, environmentalist and keen book reader. Eli has a history of following his passion and volunteering for various community causes. Eli is a newly proud doggie dad and can be found working on personal development or wandering the aisles of bookstores

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Secretary

ANDREW-CATHERINE CREMONA
Pronouns : They / Them

Andrew-Catherine is a trans genderfluid person who came out in 2016 and has been navigating their identity journey since then. They have a background in horticulture, hospitality, mechanical/fitting, machining and tool making. Recently studying and working in community development, human services and social work. They are an active environmentalist and hobbies include various dance forms, woodturning and gardening.

Robbie

Treasurer

ROBBIE HAYWOOD
Pronouns : She / Her

Robbie is a retired Air Force and Airline pilot living in Mt Macedon. Her hobby was racing MGB’s but now enjoys a more relaxed time with her three cats. Robbie is a good listener, empathic and although tends to be quite shy, she enjoys interacting with people at the tgd clothing swap and the caring environment that it creates.

Pauls

Grants/Fundraising Officer

PAULS DUNNE
Pronouns : They / Them

Pauls is trans & gender queer and a small towner at heart – living off grid in a tiny house on Dja Dja Wurrung Country. With a background in Community Development and currently studying Horticulture, Pauls is passionate about food justice. They love a really good gig, gardening and cooking all the veg!

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Volunteer Coordinator

JODIE LYONS
Pronouns : She / Her

Theresa

Committee Member

THERESA DAVIS
Pronouns : She / Her

Theresa is a confident and visible transgender person who came out in 2015 and has been involved in the trans community since then. She has a background in software engineering and mental health work. She has been a musician from the age of 10 and has recently started dress making. The mental health of trans persons is of great interest to her.

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Committee Member

MICHAEL PARKER
Pronouns : He / They

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Committee Member

CHRIS BUTLER
Pronouns : He / Him

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Committee Member

JOHN RICHARDS
Pronouns : He / Him

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Committee Member

JEDDA GIBSON
Pronouns : She / He / They

Xin

Committee Member

XIN HU
Pronouns : They / Them

Xin is a gender fluid person who came to Australia in 2017 firstly as a backpacker. Xin loves travel, hiking and camping and enjoys the intimacy with nature. Xin also likes to learn about cultural diversities and to experiment cultural food. Xin has a background of film producing & social work.