“Childhood Dementia. The fact these two words go together is appalling. It is an under-recognised issue and we need to address the imbalance, take issue and fix it.”
-Sean Murray, Board Director
Shivangi Chaturvedi, Head of Development
Shivangi brings expertise in complex partnership development and fundraising to the Childhood Development Initiative, honed through experience managing philanthropy and development teams both in the not-for-profit and corporate sectors in the UK and Australia over the last 14 years.
Kristina Elvidge PhD, Head of Research
With more than 20 years in the research field - five of those in the childhood dementia sphere - Kristina’s expertise lies in enabling medical research organisations to invest in the best science to develop effective therapies.
Gail Hilton, Head of Services
With 15 years’ experience in the non-profit sector both in Australia and overseas, Gail brings governance, project and people management excellence to the Childhood Dementia Initiative.
Alison Rooke, Communications Manager
Alison is a strategic communications and marketing leader with over 15 years' experience in the not-for-profit sector lifting brand awareness and driving strategy.
Maria Twigg, Project Manager
Maria brings expertise in service development and delivery, project management and evaluation to the Childhood Dementia Initiative. She has over twenty-five years’ experience in the health and non-profit sectors.