Elba is operated by our members for the benefit of our members


Stefanie Gaglia: CEO

Developing and implementing high-level strategies, making major corporate decisions, managing the overall operations and resources of Elba, and acting as the main point of communication between the board of directors.

Ryan James: Director of Operations

Ryan oversees the production of providing a service. He aims to ensure the organisation is running as smoothly and efficiently as possible and services exceed member’s expectations while working alongside the Chief Executive Officer.

Merrylin Trimble: Field supervisor

Merrylin supports Elba’s Members to have the personal care they require by training Support workers in all areas of our Members care, Training & Assessment, OH&S, Advocate for Members and work with other stakeholders for the best care for our Members and Host Family.

Liisa Kaasik: Human Resources and Roster Coordinator

Liisa controls the recruiting of new staff while managing our existing support workers. She is responsible for ensuring all shifts are filled and is on call after hours to cover any emergencies.

Serina Chan: Payroll

Serina is responsible for preparing and processing the fortnightly employee payroll. She also reconciles bank accounts, maintains accurate accounting & financial transaction records, including preparation and submission of BAS statements.

Chiara Offredi: Community Access Coordinator and Driver

Chiara drives and manages the Elba van and provides support in the office with administrative duties. She is in charge of the applications for grants and of developing Person Centered Plans for our Members.

Emelia Vickers: Receptionist

Emelia is the first point of contact in the office. She performs a variety of administrative tasks and supports the day to day running of the office.