Michael commenced in the role of Executive Officer in December 2020 after retiring from the public service where he held a number of senior positions in the departments of Premier and Cabinet and Fisheries. He was previously a board member and secretary of Fishability for 11 years and chairman of Fishability’s Governance Committee. Michael brings to the position strong administrative and governance skills and a love of fishing.
Jade has worked in project management in the environmental, aged care and disability sectors since 2005. She has both personal and professional experience supporting people with disabilities and has an affinity with fishing and boating due to her upbringing in the northern coastal suburbs of Perth and a childhood spent holidaying at a beach house in Rockingham. At Fishability Jade supports the volunteers: recruitment, retention and management, the day to day administration of Fishability and the development of the Program, including promotion and awareness raising within the broader community.