Nicole McIntosh

Team LeaderLives on Dharawal land (she/her) Nicole is a physiotherapist who has worked in a variety of healthcare settings, including hospitals, aged care facilities and private practice. Nicole is passionate about ensuring all Australians have access to quality healthcare. She has seen firsthand the impact of being able to access timely and effective allied health can have on someone’s life …

Katie Strike

Team LeaderLives on Yugambeh land (she/her) Katie is a passionate health professional and team leader. She holds a Master’s degree in Nutrition and Dietetic Practice and a Bachelor’s in Biomedical Science from Bond University, and has experience in operations, leadership, research and private practice.  Katie is motivated to support her team in delivering exceptional patient-centred care. Her journey has been …

Kresha Cousins

Practice ManagerLives on Yugambeh land (she/her) Kresha has worked over 25 years in the health sector in administration and management. She has experience across a broad range of services from Allied Health, Occupational Health and General Practice. Kresha is also a mother of a special needs child and has experienced personally how much can be achieved with the right supports …

Jodie Gleeson

Practice ManagerLives on Ngaro land (she/her) Jodie has many years experience as a practice manager and a true passion for customer care. She enjoys providing day to day support to her team members and is driven by the pursuit of excellence. Jodie finds personal fulfilment and satisfaction when she feels she has delivered the best experience and outcomes for clients. …

Jess Pennington

Practice ManagerLives on Wadawurrung land (she/her) Jess has a wealth of experience in office management, administration, and customer service across various industries. She joined Umbo because she’s passionate about making a positive social impact and creating meaningful change. Jess has firsthand knowledge of the significant advantages that having access to therapy can offer, as she witnessed the positive impact it …

Kathryn Hawkins

Team LeaderLives on Gadigal land (she/her) Kathryn worked as an occupational therapist for 5 years in Hospital, Rehab and Community settings before deciding to study her Masters in Nutrition and Dietetics. As soon as she graduated from Deakin University, she started working in both the Hospital system and Private Practice as a Dietitian. Kathryn has taken on roles within the …

Summer Ng

Accounts ClerkLives on Gadigal land (she/her) Summer is passionate about helping people who want to help themselves, live their best life on their own terms. She has over 10 years of experience in Accounting across various industries. She chose Umbo because the team is purposeful, people-centric and service-oriented. She appreciates Umbo’s commitment to delivering top quality therapy to people in …

Erin Scully

Practice ManagerLives on Dharug land (she/her) With over 15 years experience working in private and public health practices, Erin has thoroughly enjoyed working and interacting with people from all walks of life and has truly discovered her passion for people and her love of supporting clients and their families. Erin joined Umbo because she wants to make a difference. Erin …

Chris Murdoch

DirectorLives on Garigal land (he/him) Chris has 15 years of electrical engineering and field force supervision and innovative traffic management technology development; Winner QANTAS Rolls Royce award for Technology Innovation1985 for an infrared camera system combined with early optical character recognition technology. 15 years as a senior strategy consultant; 5 years leading ANZ business strategy practice for PwC 14 years …

Maria Trussell

Board ChairLives on Garigal land (she/her) Maria Trussell has spent most of her career in large multinational Companies, primarily in Finance and Governance functions, providing a diversity of work experiences spanning geographies, products, services and projects. Maria is a Chartered Accountant and GAICD (Company Directors Graduate). Continuing a lifelong love of learning, she now enjoys a portfolio of roles in …