People

  • Matt Brice FEAST Coordinator, Trip Leader - Cycle for Brighter Futures

    In 2012 I had my first experience in India. Over a 6-month period I cycled 4000km from Deli to Goa. It was an incredible journey, which changed the direction of my life’s path and awakened me to the needs of vulnerable children. I was so touched by the kindness and generosity of the people of India, […]

    Email: matt.brice@gmail.com

  • Mel Faulkner Project Manager - The Nanna Project

    I have always been compassionate and empathetic. I am passionate about education and believe that it is the key to ending poverty. I am the Project Manager for the Forget Me Not Nanna Project. I have recently completed my Bachelor of Primary Education with the hope to teach in vulnerable communities in the future. When I first went […]

    Email: melfaulkner@forgetmenot.org.au

  • Emmalene Travers Program Officer

    I have an innate desire to do everything in my power to ensure children (especially those not living with their families through no fault of their own) feel loved and cared for, that they belong, and that they are entitled to make their dreams BIG and chase them wholeheartedly. I care deeply because I was […]

    Email: emmalenetravers@forgetmenot.org.au

  • Andrea Nave Chief Executive Officer

    “I first became involved with Forget Me Not Children’s Home after hearing about a grand plan to set up a home to care for some little girls in Nepal. The idea resonated with me. After attending initial meetings, my family began to sponsor one of the first arrivals. This was to be the beginning of […]

    Email: andreanave@forgetmenot.org.au

  • Christine Jones

    I am a Sunshine Coast lawyer fortunate enough to be able to support Forget Me Not in their unfaltering work to provide vulnerable children with hope, love and a safe environment. The commitment that Forget Me Not have to caring for and educating the children in their care, and their determination to reunite them with […]

  • Wade James

    Having recently sold one of Australia’s largest independent retail surf chains, I am excited that I now have an opportunity to give more of my time and skills to the FMN Think Tank and am very proud to be working alongside such an enthusiastic team. I live in Currumbin with my partner Minna where we […]

  • Trent Harvison

    Hello! I hail from the glorious Sunshine Coast hinterland town of Eumundi. I have a background in working for not-for-profits in both NGOs and Government Departments alike, and have tertiary qualifications in Marketing and Education, and a Masters in Community Development. In my spare time I screen outdoor movies up and down the coast. After […]

  • Michelle Hay Treasurer

    I am very excited and privileged to be part of the Think Tank and Management Committee, and make a genuine difference in the lives of the children supported by Forget Me Not. I live in Hervey Bay with my husband Dave and our two beautiful children, Olivia and Jackson. My association with Nepal began five […]

  • Greg Biggs

    I was born and raised in Nambour on the Sunshine Coast where I finished High School, and then was involved in the Retail Travel Business for 20 years. For the past 15 years I have been a McDonald’s Franchisee, still lucky enough to be located on the Sunshine Coast. My wife Robyn and I have 2 […]

  • Kate van Doore Secretary

    My passion for children’s rights combined with my legal training led to my involvement in the establishment of Forget Me Not. I believe that every child has the right to feel wanted and loved; to know their family and their history; and to be active in the decision making in their own life.  In 2006, […]

    Email: katevd@forgetmenot.org.au

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