Our People

OVIS is led and managed by a team of people that embody our values of excellence, empathy, integrity, respect and empowerment. Our people are advocates for community safety who have extensive experience in family domestic violence and abuse, and an unrivalled passion for a safer tomorrow.

Chief Executive Officer

Dawn Smith

ceo@ovis.org.au

Board

Megan McKrill
Chairperson

Janelle Easom
Vice Chairperson

Janet Spiers
Treasurer

Veenela Veerasamy
Secretary

Renee Durrant
Member

Sarah Pressler
Member

Pat Schraven
Member

 

Dawn Smith
Chief Executive Officer, Ex-Officio Member

 

Chris Duke
Member

Patron

Cheryl Davenport

Life Members

Paddi Creevey OAM

Be Westbrook

Jillianne Mather

Lyola Burns

Mary Armstrong

Terri Coughlin

Rhonda Berry

Val O’Halloran

Barbara Parnell