Our team

Our Board and Staff are experienced changemakers, leadership experts and community builders.

Our Staff

Louise Duxbury

Lead facilitator, WELA Program

Asmaa Guedira

Learning Experience Designer and Diversity and Inclusion Lead, WELA

Libby Harper

Program Logistics Coordinator, WELA

Tess Ellett

Fundraising Stewardship Manager, WELA

Kate Walsh

Engagement Director, WELA

Carla Pascoe Leahy

Project Manager - Research and Policy, WELA

Lindy Churches

Operations & Administration Manager, WELA

Carli Leimbach

Leadership Programs Director, WELA

Nat Lowrey

Communications Manager, WELA

Our Board

Julie Lyford

Chair, WELA

Tracey Blunck

Treasurer, WELA

Dr. Sue Lewis

Founder and Board Member, WELA

Tamsin Wagner

Company Secretary, WELA

Alice Walter

Board Member, WELA

Emma Humann

Board Member, WELA

Robyn James

Board Member, WELA

Linda Ryle

Board Member, WELA

Bernadette Thomas

Board Member, WELA

Thank you to our former Board Members

Find out more about some of the remarkable environmentalists who have been integral to WELA through their roles as former Directors of the WELA Board. 

Our Co-Founders

We are inspired by the women who have gone before us and made a difference. That includes the three remarkable women environmentalists and leaders to whom WELA is dedicated, as well as our co-founders.

Support WELA’s work

Your contribution will fund our work to empower women’s leadership and build a community to lead the charge. With your support, we can transform Australia’s response to the environmental and climate crises.