About CISVic

Our Team

Led by our esteemed Executive Officer, our dynamic team combines passion, expertise, and a shared commitment to CISVic’s mission. With their visionary leadership, strategic direction, and operational proficiency, they drive our initiatives forward and ensure the successful implementation of our programs and services.

Kate Wheller

Executive Officer

Kate has worked in the community information and support sector for over 23 years.

Kate is a Welfare Worker with Community Business Management qualifications. She has worked in direct service roles and managed teams of both paid staff and volunteers.

She has led CISVic for over 10 years, overseeing many major projects and contracts with a range of stakeholders including all levels of government.


Central Office Team

Jill Wilson
Volunteer Development Manager

Meagan Skehill
Sector Development Manager

Kellie Macnaughtan
Advocacy and Policy Advisor

Helen Byrne

Tracey Swadling 
Executive Assistant

CISVic Branch Staff

Claire Kartsidimas
CIS Merri-bek Coordinator

Kylie Farrugia
CIS Merr-bek Support Worker

Daniela Markovic
CIS Glen Eira Coordinator