Staff

NUAA staff celebrate a funding breakthrough, July 2018.

 

Dr Mary Ellen Harrod
Chief Executive Officer 

Mary is NUAA’s Chief Executive Officer. She represents NUAA in a variety of forums, including state-level drug and alcohol and blood borne viral committees. You can read a selection of her speeches and articles here. She can be reached at (02) 8354 7300  or use our contact form — click here

 

Charles Henderson
Deputy CEO

Charles is NUAA’s deputy CEO, with a long history of working for the improved health and human rights of drug users. He oversees several NUAA programs, including DanceWize NSW. He can be contacted at (02) 8534 7300 or use our contact form — click here

 

Adam Smith
DanceWize NSW

Adam works with NUAA’s DanceWize NSW program to provide harm reduction services at NSW music festivals to increase the safety of festival patrons. You can contact Adam on (02) 8354 7311 or via the DanceWize NSW contact form.

 

Alice Pierce

Alice can be contactd at (02) 8354 7300 or or use our contact form — click here.

 

Andy Heslop
PeerLink Officer

Andy works with the Community Engagement Team delivering Peer Education across NSW. Andy can be contacted on (02) 8354 7330 or use our contact form — click here

 

Cheryl Woods
NSP Casual

Cheryl is a casual worker at NUAA’s Needle and Syringe Program, located at 345 Crown Street Surry Hills. You can call the NSP at 8354 7343.

 

Dan Burns
DanceWize NSW Coordinator

Dan is a coordinator of DanceWize NSW, a NUAA program to provide harm reduction services at NSW music festivals to increase the safety of festival patrons. You can contact Dan on (02) 8354 7318 or via the DanceWize NSW contact form.

 

Erica Franklin
DanceWize NSW

Erica works with NUAA’s DanceWize NSW program to provide harm reduction services at NSW music festivals to increase the safety of festival patrons. You can contact Erica on (02) 8354 7300 or via the DanceWize NSW contact form.

 

Georgina Bell
DanceWize NSW

Georgina works with NUAA’s DanceWize NSW program to provide harm reduction services at NSW music festivals to increase the safety of festival patrons. You can contact Erica on (02) 8354 7300 or via the DanceWize NSW contact form.

 

Hope Everingham
Hunter New England Hepatitis C Peer Support Worker

Hope does Peer Support work connecting people with Hepatitis C treatment at Newcastle Pharmacotherapy Clinic. You can contact Hope at 0431 483 308. or use our contact form — click here

 

Jade Christian
Aboriginal Peer Educator

Jade is responsible for supporting educating and encouraging Aboriginal people into hep C testing and treatment. She can be contacted at South Court Primary Care Needle and Syringe Program 1800 354 589, Nepean Hospital, Derby St, Kingswood, or use our contact form — click here

 

Leah McLeod
Publications Coordinator

Leah coordinates NUAA publications including User’s News and Insider’s News. To contact Leah, or if you’d like to contribute to User’s News or any other NUAA publication, you can call (02) 8354 7302 or use our contact form — click here .

 

Lisa Andreyeva
Administration Officer

Lisa is NUAA’s administration officer. If you have any queries regarding NUAA’s services, Lisa can be contacted on (02) 8354 7300 or use our contact form — click here

 

Louise Aquilina
NSP Front Line Worker 

Louise is a front line worker at NUAA’s Needle and Syringe Program, located at 345 Crown Street Surry Hills. You can call Louise at 8354 7343 or use our contact form — click here

 

Lucy Pepolim
Communications and Volunteer Coordinator

Lucy Pepolim is responsible for membership, communication, and volunteer recruitment and training.  Lucy can be contacted on (02) 8354 7320  or use our contact form — click here

 

Melanie Joyce
Peer Support Coordinator

Melanie coordinates NUAA’s Consumer Academy program, She can be contacted on (02) 8354 7333 or use our contact form — click here

 

Rodd Hinton
Hep C Peer Support

Rodd offers peer support to members of the community seeking or going through Hep C treatment. Rodd can be contacted on (02) 8354 7300 or use our contact form — click here

 

Shawnee Rose
NSP Worker

Shawnee works at  NUAA’s Needle and Syringe Program. You can contact her at (02) 8354 7343 or or use our contact form — click here

 

Stuart Munckton
Administration Worker

Stuart is an administration worker. He can be contacted at (02) 8354 7300 or use our contact form — click here

 

Thomas Capell-Hattam
Publications researcher

Thomas works as a researcher for NUAA’s publications such as User’s News. He can be contacted on (02) 8354 7322 or use our contact form — click here

 

Tom Dickson
Finance Officer

Tom is NUAA’s finance officer. He can be contacted on (02) 8354 7313 or use our contact form — click here

 

Tony McNaughton
NSP and Peer Support Worker

Tony is responsible for supporting educating and encouraging people into Hep C testing and treatment. Tony can be contacted on (02) 8354 7343 or use our contact form — click here