Meet our Team

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Sandra Turner

Chief Executive Officer

Sandra is responsible to the Board and to the ACT community. Her role is to ensure that Cancer Council ACT fulfils its’ Mission through the successful implementation of the Strategic Plan. This includes leading and working with her team and external stakeholders to achieve the objectives of the specific Cancer Council programs.

Deslie Rosevear

Executive Assistant

The Executive Assistant works primarily to the CEO and is required to ensure the CEO’s office runs smoothly, whilst also assisting where required in other areas. 


Kata Andric

Finance and Corporate Services Manager

Kata is responsible for the organisation’s financial control and the development and implementation of systems and infrastructure required to support and position the organisation for future growth.

Amanda Fintan

Amanda Fintan

Fundraising & Marketing Manager

As the Fundraising Manager, Amanda is responsible for fundraising income and developing opportunities through event fundraising, community fundraising, campaigns and partnerships.

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Kate Aigner

Cancer Information Consultant

Kate coordinates the Cancer Information and Supportive Care Service, as well as administering Cancer Council ACT's cancer research grants.

David Wild

David Wild

SunSmart Services Coordinator

David is responsible for coordinating the National SunSmart Early Childhood and Schools Program here in the ACT, including SunSmart professional learning and training. David supports local workplaces and community organisations with sun protection education & awareness around skin cancer prevention, early detection and UV protection. 

Cindy Gibson

Cindy Gibson

Tobacco Action Officer

Cindy coordinates the smoking cessation program through the delivery of quit smoking courses, training for health professionals and counselling sessions for individuals. Cindy also takes an active role in health promotion to encourage people to remain non-smokers.

Eliza Allen

Eliza Allen

Finance Assistant

Eliza is responsible for Cancer Council Accounts Payable, Receivable and Payroll. Eliza also assists our Manager Finance and Corporate Services with financial reporting, ledger reconciliations and ICT matters.

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Sue West

Program Administrator - Supportive Care and Fundraising

Sue coordinates the wig service, reception duties and supportive care administration.


Alison Lamb

Fundraising Coordinator

Alison is responsible for all facets of fundraising event and campaign administration.

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Elle Cahill

Donor Relations & Gift in Wills Officer

Elle is responsible for donor relationships and related programs. Elle manages communications with all donors and coordinates donations including regular giving, workplace giving, gift in wills and in memory contributions. 

Lauren Buckton

Fundraising Coordinator

Lauren is responsible for all facets of fundraising event and campaign administration.

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Cancer Council ACT



(02) 6257 5055



Unit 1 (The Annex)
173 Strickland Crescent
Deakin ACT 2600