Susan Wallis

Susan Wallis

A disability advocate and volunteer board member, Susan Wallis is a passionate fundraiser, media spokesperson and business owner.

With a varied employment history including public housing tenancy management, training, disability support, recruitment, marketing, project management and sales, Susan had no idea the skills gained would prepare her for her greatest and most rewarding challenge to date -  becoming the parent of a child with severe disabilities.

Susan has been a longstanding Management Committee member of Interchange Illawarra (a respite service for families of people with disabilities) as well as a member of the inaugural Variety Club Illawarra Committee.  In addition Susan has also been a member of the Organising Committee for The Wests Illawarra Bandage Bear event, which in the previous 12 years has raised over 2.5 million dollars for children’s health care.

Susan is driven by the need to improve the quality of life for children with disabilities and their families.  In her spare time, Susan also raises substantial funds for charity through her marathon challenges.

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