2017/2018 Women in Business & Regional Development Board Members

L-R  Di Ind, Lauren Milich, Judy Mckay, Tahlia Gabrielli, Jacinta Jones, Cathy Lunnay & Cathy Beckman.

Cathy Lunnay- Chairman

Cathy’s role as a former Senior Clerk of 17 staff and now a Quality Assurance Officer for Benson radiology in Mount Gambier is proof of her communication and organisational skills. Cathy is also a director of her family business Naralilla Homes. The longevity of her voluntary positions within The community demonstrate her experience and the value she places on community involvement.

Jacinta Jones- Deputy Chairman

Jacinta is the Managing Director of Blue Lake Homes and has had a strong career covering all facets of business in varying industries (hospitality, retail, car manufacturing, UK government, and construction) in a number of roles such as HR, Training, Sales and Business Management.  Jacinta is currently a board member for the Pioneers & Tenison woods college (ELC & OSHC).

Lauren Milich- Treasurer

Lauren comes from a public accounting background specialising in Self Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSF), tax and financial statements. She has a very keen eye for detail and also supports her husband with the running of their own small businesses, Jupiter Limousines and Limestone Coast Wedding Directory. Lauren has very kindly also stepped in to the role of Tresurer of the WIBRD network.

Judy McKay

Judy works for South Australian Dental Services based in the Mount Hospital as a Dental Therapist. She recently completed her Bachelor of Management.

Judy and her husband Neil moved  to Mount Gambier where they have brought up their three daughters. She has been actively involved in the community, and brings a wealth of contacts and networks to the Board.

Judy joined the board in 2013 and has used her management skills in networking, event management and marketing to revitalise local network events.

Cathy Beckman

Cathy Beckman is the franchise owner for Salts of the Earth Mount Gambier.

With a business career spanning over 20 years in a number of industries, Cathy is passionate about the community and supports many community groups in the region. In 2017 won the SA Franchisee of the Year Award and the WIBRD IWA, Business Woman of the Year Award.

Tahlia Gabrielli- Assisting Deputy Chair

Tahlia has previously worked within the beauty industry for 3 years as a qualified beauty therapist. She now works in real estate and has done so for the past 3 years as a qualified sales representative. Tahlia works within the sales and leasing areas of Ray White Keatley. Skills and experience that Tahlia can bring to the Board include a large network base, circle of influence, energetic and positive approach, good communication skills and event planning.

 Di Ind

Di is the Managing Director of Di-Monty Training Solutions, a business she co-founded in 2008. Prior to this Di spent over 20 years working in retail, where she led a team of approximately 500 people. Di lives in Mount Gambier with her partner, having returned here after working in Adelaide for 20 years. Di joined the Board of WiBRD in 2013, bringing her outstanding skills in leadership, motivation and business to the Board.

To join us TODAY simply download this WIBRD Membership Form and email or send it back to us.