As a child of domestic violence, Yvonne is grateful for the opportunity to lead The Sanctuary as its inaugural Chair. Yvonne was formerly the Mayor of the Hills Shire Council. An award-winning TV Producer/Presenter, Magazine Columnist, Yvonne is also the founder of SugarBaby Cosmetics and Hear the Children Early Intervention Centre. Yvonne’s work has been recognised with several accolades including 2016 NSW Local Government Woman of the Year, and the 2019 Third Sector Influencer of the Year.
Principal Solicitor and Owner of Fox Cheshire
Paul is an experienced family and commercial lawyer, with the ability to communicate complex issues in a clear way, with attention and compassion to his clients' needs.
Annabelle Daniel OAM
Women’s Community Shelters CEO
As CEO of Women’s Community Shelters, Annabelle Daniel has worked with local communities around NSW to establish and open five shelters in as many years at Hornsby, Forster, Castle Hill, Penrith and Bayside.
Board of The Sanctuary
Carol was elected to the Board of The Sanctuary – The Hills Women’s Shelter in October 2018. Her main role is Community Engagement which involves speaking to organisations and groups, including schools, about the work of The Sanctuary and the impact of domestic violence.
Chief People Officer, Lendlease
Deb has extensive experience in Human Resources and Corporate Affairs. She has worked in the US, UK, Netherlands and Australia and is currently the Chief People Officer at Lendlease. Deb has long been committed to advocating for women and joined the Board of The Sanctuary in June 2020.
Head of Governance, Hearing Australia
Jodie has over 20 years' experience in the public, private and volunteer sectors. Jodie is passionate about supporting the local community and empowering women.
Community Experience Manager, Scentre Group
Becky is a not-for-profit and community engagement specialist who joined the board in 2021 to provide fundraising strategy support to deliver best practice campaigns and fundraising methodology to generate sustainable income for The Sanctuary.
Chief Operating Officer, Hornsby RSL Club
Daisy brings her array of experience with operations, marketing, event management, community engagement and all things digital to the Board of The Sanctuary. She is passionate about using these skills to make a difference and change people's lives.
Direct To Consumer Director, ResMed
Paromita is an experienced omnichannel strategist, focused on driving business growth through implementing customer centric acquisition and retention strategies. She currently builds and implements strategic omnichannel plans for ResMed DTC.
Lawyer, KPMG Law (KPMG Australia)
Harriet works at KPMG Law’s Canberra practice, specialising in complex legislative and regulatory reform matters for Commonwealth Government clients. Outside of work, Harriet is passionate about eradicating violence against women and children.
Partner, KPMG Enterprise
Naomi is a Partner within KPMG Enterprise, with over 25 years of experience working across Australian tax consulting, advisory and compliance. She is passionate about her local community and empowering women and children to build safe futures.
Partner, KPMG Enterprise
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