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Members of the DEFGLIS Board. The Board meets once a month to provide governance and management of the DEFGLIS Association. Members of the Board are the responsible persons for DEFGLIS and are reported to the Australian Charities and Not For Profits Commission which is the authority for such information.

  • Vince Chong

    Vince Chong

    President

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    Media - Please contact Vince Chong in his DEFGLIS capacity via the contact form below. For comment or interview from Vince Chong in his Defence capacity, please contact Defence Media Operations on 02 6127 1999. Vince Chong is an aerospace engineer specialising in system safety, ...

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  • Donna Harding

    Donna Harding

    Vice President / Transgender Adviser


    Donna Harding is RAANC Officer. She joined the Australian Army Reserves in 2000, transferring to the Regular Army in October 2004. Donna is a transgender female who transitioned in the work place. Donna has established and worked in community organisations. Donna has an interest in providing ...

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  • Vince Chong

    Vince Chong

    President

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    Media - Please contact Vince Chong in his DEFGLIS capacity via the contact form below. For comment or interview from Vince Chong in his Defence capacity, please contact Defence Media Operations on 02 6127 1999. Vince Chong is an aerospace engineer specialising in system safety, ...

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  • James Smith

    James Smith

    Secretary and Communications Director

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    James joined defence in 2013 where he was appointed to the Royal Military College - Duntroon as a Staff Cadet. James was appointed as the DEFGLIS Communications Director in 2013 and the DEFGLIS Secretary in 2016, he enjoys the extra commitment and envolvement within both the DEFGLIS and wider LGBTI ...

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  • Donna Harding

    Donna Harding

    Vice President / Transgender Adviser


    Donna Harding is RAANC Officer. She joined the Australian Army Reserves in 2000, transferring to the Regular Army in October 2004. Donna is a transgender female who transitioned in the work place. Donna has established and worked in community organisations. Donna has an interest in providing ...

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  • Ellen Zyla

    Ellen Zyla

    Representative

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    Able Seaman Ellen Zyla joined the Royal Australian Navy in 2003 as a Musician. She was posted to the Sydney Detachment of the Royal Australian Navy Band after completing her initial recruit training course. Over the past 11 years, Ellen has served in HMA Ships TOBRUK, ADELAIDE and KANIMBLA as well ...

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  • Greg Ramsay

    Greg Ramsay

    Public Officer

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    Greg has a Technical IT background working on a variety of Defence IT Systems including the role of DBA on NPEMS the old Navy Personnel System during the Y2K changeover. He was manager of the DEFWEB for a number of years before moving into IT Project Management (where he started building systems ...

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  • Catherine Humphries

    Catherine Humphries

    Intersex and Transgender Adviser / Ordinary Member


    Catherine Humphries is a Ground Defence Officer and a Squadron Leader in the Royal Australian Air Force.  She joined the RAAF in 1997 and was initially trained by the Australian Army at the Royal Military College – Duntroon, and the School of Infantry at Singleton. Following graduation ...

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  • Luke Pitty

    Luke Pitty

    General Member

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    Luke is a Dental Officer with 1EHS RAAF Amberley. Graduating from the University of Queensland, he completed his undergraduate program in 2012. He has research experience in a laboratory setting investigating oral cancer. Currently, he is completing a Bachelor of Business Management at ...

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  • Stuart Martin

    Stuart Martin

    Board Member and Melbourne Co-ordinator

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    Hello everyone, As you have worked out I'm the Melbourne Co-ordinator.  I am a Social Worker, employed at Victoria University, prior to working at Victoria University I was a federal Public Servant employed in Policy related positions in several departments. Many years ago I was in the RAAF, ...

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  • Brandon King

    Brandon King

    Ordinary Member

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    Best known for writing the occasional snappy ministerial, policy document, Brandon has a strong knowledge of Defence policies and reform effort. His background is in governance and investigations, which included making sure charities stay above board (no pun intended). Brandon organised and ...

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Study into male experiences of sexual offence in Defence

A new study has been launched to identify how sexual offences and sexual harassment impacts men in Defence. The project is being conducted by Griffith University and UNSW and is funded...

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IDAHOT Day 2017

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Honouring all our diggers: why we lay rainbow wreaths

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