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Annette Read

Annette Read

Chief Executive Officer

Annette was appointed Mulleraterong Centre Chief Executive Officer in 2003.

A qualified Business Management Consultant, Annette has worked with a wide variety of businesses on strategic planning, quality, systems and continuous improvement. Annette's background also includes, Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations Management and Media Sales with work in accounting and banking providing a solid foundation.

As a representative of Mulleraterong Centre, Annette is a member of the South West Disability Network.
Volunteer roles have included Business in the Community Business Mentoring, membership of the HHRC Committee and the Alexandra House Board of Management and being a mentor in the Standing Tall program. Annette is a keen equine enthusiast and has been involved in the management of horse events in Canada, New Zealand and Australia and has been a Riding for the Disabled volunteer.

Born in Australia, Annette has lived in Canada and New Zealand for extended periods before returning to Australia in 2003.

Other team members

Erin Hatherell

Disability Support Worker

Erin joined Mulleraterong as a Disability Support Worker in April 2022 and is currently studying her Certificate 4 in Disability Work. A former Pharmacy Assistant, Erin also brings experience from working for...

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Kara Winderlich

Vice President

Kara was born and educated in the Hamilton region and has completed tertiary education in Risk and Compliance, Business Management and Human Resources. Kara is currently the Risk Management Coordinator at Southern...

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Maureen Lowry


Maureen Lowry, joined Mulleraterong Centre in 2021 after having recently retired from disability work. When she found she missed it, she offered to join Mulleraterong as a volunteer. Maureen is involved in...

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