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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.

  • 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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  • 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

    Transgender Adviser / Ordinary Member


    Catherine Humphries is an Air Force Ground Defence Officer and a Squadron Leader in the RAAF. Catherine is committed to improving education and assistance to all members of Defence in an effort to reduce the phobias and myths that persist about gender identity and expression. In this way she also ...

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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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Commemorating those who served in silence

DEFGLIS will place rainbow wreaths at cenotaphs across Australia this ANZAC Day, to remember those who served in silence alongside their brothers- and sisters-in-arms. At the first known attempt to commemorate...

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Ten years serving with pride at Sydney Mardi Gras

DEFGLIS and Defence celebrated ten consecutive years of serving with pride at the Sydney Mardi Gras Parade. While members of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) have marched in uniform only since...

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Defence seeks talent from all parts of the Australian community

  Defence Force Recruiting and DEFGLIS will be at Fair Day in Sydney on Sunday 19 February to answer questions from LGBTI job-seekers about a future career in Defence. Fair Day is...

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Marching with pride in 2017

We are back again in 2017 to march with pride at this years Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras! For a number of years DEFGLIS has attended the Sydney Mardi Gras...

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