Julie champions disability access and ageing issues to form Council's approach to inclusion, engagement and planning. She leads the implementation of Council's Disability Inclusion Action Plan which includes building wheelchair friendly fishing platforms, accessible public amenities, picnic settings and prioritising new footpaths. She plans and delivers Seniors Week events and delivery of the three year Community Inclusion Plan to create a more resilient, diverse and actively engaged community.
- Port Macquarie-Hastings Council, Community Participation - Inclusion Officer.
- Chairperson Port Macquarie Dementia Friendly Community Steering Committee.
- Member Hastings Prevention of Elder Abuse Network.
- Vice President Willing & Able Foundation (volunteer).