Meet our team

Suzy Dimaline,
CEO

Suzy has over 27 years’ experience in the not-for-profit industry, particularly within the disability and employment sectors. She has lent her expertise to roles with the MS Society of SA & NT, Women’s & Children’s Hospital Foundation and the Art Gallery of South Australia.

Suzy is an experienced multi-channel fundraiser, who specialises in driving income generation, donor development, stakeholder engagement and managing teams.

Suzy is excited to join the fight and partner with the cystic fibrosis community to advance a cure.

 Jodie Simpson,
 Research Director

 Working for more than 30 years in Health and Academia Jodie’s passion is supporting health research and researchers.  Her curiosity made the science the perfect home for her to begin tertiary education and training and she love’s talking about science and research to a range of audiences including scientists, clinicians, policy makers and consumers. Her combination of expertise as a basic science researcher, a clinical science researcher and a research leader within the University sector means Jodie can support the Cure4CF researchers in their quest.  Jodie is based in NSW and works on the land of the Wonnarua people.

Jodie can’t wait to join the fight with Cure4CF and support the talented researchers who are working to find the cure so desperately needed.

Birgit Smith,
Fundraising and
Operations Coordinator

 

 

Birgit brings a wealth of knowledge and experience having worked for over 10 years’ in marketing and membership management.

Specialising in developing and managing partnerships and running national marketing and communications campaigns, Birgit is a driven individual, passionate about the power of communications.

Birgit is excited to work alongside our CF community and help raise our collective voice in the fight against cystic fibrosis.