Staff

Staff

Lex de Man AFSM - Chief Executive Officer

Reporting to the Board of Directors, Lex leads the development and execution of VPL’s strategy in line with the organisation’s purpose and mission and is responsible for whole of business operations. Lex also oversees corporate governance, key stakeholder relationships and marketing / communications.

Contact Lex – Monday to Friday lex.deman@policelegacyvic.org.au

Judy Thompson CPA - Finance and Operations Manager

Judy has oversight of VPL’s corporate services, including finance, human resources and compliance. Judy also oversees VPL’s welfare support programs, financial assistance and education grants, VPL events and social activities and fundraising programs.

Contact Judy – Tuesday to Friday judy.thompson@policelegacyvic.org.au


Erica McMahon - Office Manager

Erica coordinates VPL events including annual trips and getaways, regional lunches, outdoor hikes and the MCG Christmas Lunch. In addition Erica manages accounts payable and provides administration support. Erica also works at the Victoria Police Academy part time.

Contact Erica – Wednesday erica.mcmahon@policelegacyvic.org.au

Eileen Keily - Field Officer

Eileen provides emotional and social support to Police Legatees through home visits, phone contact, hosted events such as local and regional lunches and annual getaways. Eileen also supports parents who have lost a child and police members facing imminent death or permanent prolonged disability.

Contact Eileen – Monday to Friday eileen.keily@policelegacyvic.org.au

Andrea Lyons - Youth Events Coordinator

Andrea provides emotional and social support to families with young children and our young adult legatees aged 18-25 years. Andrea also coordinates events including the family retreat, kids camp and young adult trip plus parent dinners and other social connection activities.

Contact Andrea – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday Friday andrea.lyons@policelegacyvic.org.au

Jennie Thorn - Field Officer

Jennie provides emotional and social support to Police Legatees through home visits, phone contact, hosted events such as local and regional lunches and annual getaways. Jennie also supports parents who have lost a child and police members facing imminent death or permanent prolonged disability. Jennie also works for Victoria Police part time.

Contact Jennie – Wednesday & Thursday jennie.thorn@policelegacyvic.org.au

Carol Jenkinson - Administration Support

Carol oversees our front office reception and administration functions. Carol also processes education grants applications, coordinates CARE magazine mailouts and assists with various events. Carol also maintains our IT systems including our website and client database.

Contact Carol – Monday to Friday carol.jenkinson@policelegacyvic.org.au

Lindsay Cummins - Police Legatee Support Contractor

Lindsay provides emotional and social support to our male police legatees through home visits, phone contact, and hosted events such as local and regional lunches. Lindsay also coordinates social functions including Big Bash Cricket, AFL Football and the annual Portarlington ferry lunch.

Contact Lindsay – lindsay.cummins@policelegacyvic.org.au

Paul McBride APM - Volunteer Coordinator Contractor

Paul oversees VPL’s volunteer management program and volunteer projects including VPL Connect and VPL Readers Club.  Paul also presents to new police & PSO recruits about the role of VPL and encourages members to join the Victoria Police Payroll Contributions scheme.

Contact Paul – paul.mcbride@policelegacyvic.org.au