Archive for December, 2013

Our diverse staff – Leigh Henaway

Leigh Henaway commenced with QYS in August 2010 as the Team Leader for Reconnect.  With many years of experience working in welfare services, in areas of health, education, housing and justice, Leigh has a broad overview of the range of issues impacting on youth.

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Our diverse staff – Araceli (Celi) Reyes

Celi Reyes started working for QYS in 2010 as an administration officer for the Townsville Youth Housing and Reintegration Service.  Celi bought with her vast experience in administrative work and working with not-for-profit organisations.

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Our diverse staff – Patrick Birtles

Patrick Birtles commenced work with QYS as a program worker for the Townsville Youth Housing and Reintegration service in January 2012.  But during 2011 Patrick also completed his student placement with QYS while he undertook his degree.

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Our diverse staff – Billy-Jo Burgen

Billy-Jo Burgen started working with QYS in May 2010 as an assistant for our Get Set for Work Program.  Shortly after that she took up the position of a program worker for our Townsville Youth Housing and Reintegration Service.  She has recently assisted a group of young women as a mentor in a Young Women’s […]

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Our diverse staff – Tracy Tyshing

Tracy Tyshing started working with QYS in 2007 in a work placement while studying her TAFE certificate.  Shortly after that she gained a position working as an early intervention worker and group facilitator for our Reconnect program.  During this time she supported the arts program along with her work with families.  In 2010, Tracy moved […]

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Our diverse staff – Lisa Kerr

Lisa Kerr commenced with QYS in February 2009 as an Early Intervention Worker with our Reconnect Program.  In 2010 she took over the Team Leader role for this program and when the Youth Housing and Reintegration Service was offered to QYS, she was successful in taking up the Program Coordinator position. Lisa came to QYS […]

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