Our Board

The WESNET Board is comprised of women who volunteer their time and expertise to further our work in the sector to eliminate violence against women.

Julie Oberin

National CHAIR


Lindy Edwards

DEputy Chair


Margaret Augerinos

SECRETARY & Treasurer

Regional, rural and remote women

Cecilia Barassi


Immigrant, refugee and non-English speaking women

Delia Donovan


New South Wales

Jo Gamble


Northern Territory

Jennifer Kingwell


South Australia

Angie Piubello


Australian Capital Territory

The Board comprises representatives from all States and Territories, with up to 3 Board positions offered to women identifying as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, culturally and linguistically diverse, lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, intersex, queer woman, or woman from other diverse sexual orientation or gender diversity, women with disabilities, older women, younger women, and women from rural and regional Australia. Members can contact their representatives and seek assistance on state and national policy matters, funding issues and opportunities, and any other matters affecting your work preventing and responding to domestic and family violence.