Elba is operated by our members for the benefit of our members
Stefanie provides executive leadership to the organisation and manages the efficient and effective operation and corporate development of the organisation to ensure compliance with the National Standards for Disability Services.
Liisa Kaasik: Roster Coordinator.
Liisa is responsible for preparing and distributing accurate staff and members rosters. She does day-to-day rescheduling to cover unplanned changes in staff availability including sick leave, personal leave and after-hours emergency replacement.
Before joining Elba, Liisa worked as Administration Assistant at Child and Adolescent Community Health. She’s got formal qualifications in business administration and secretarial studies. In addition, Liisa has completed a triple diploma in Business, Business Management & Business Administration. Currently she is undertaking Certificate IV in Disability to expand her knowledge about people with disabilities..
Serina Chan: Accounts Coordinator
Serina is responsible for processing the fortnightly employee payroll. She also makes claims on the NDIS Portal on a fortnightly basis after wages are processed and keeps track of funding availability for our Members.
Additionally, Serina reconciles bank accounts, maintains accurate accounting & financial transaction records, including preparation and submission of BAS statements.
Nicole Rankin: Operations Administrator
Nicole has performed previous roles at ELBA including Payroll and Reception over a period of 3 years.
Nicole currently manages the NDIS Reporting on goal achievement and care requirements.
Nicole also provides administrative support to the office as well as being a back up for Payroll and Reception.
Chiara Offredi: Community Access Officer
Chiara performs as a receptionist a variety of administrative tasks and supports the day to day running of the office.
In addition she manages the use of our wheelchair friendly vans and organizes the Elba events.
Rob Watson: Marketing / Fundraising Officer
Rob provides support in the development, implementation, management and evaluation of the organisation’s strategy and plans for marketing to reach maximum brand awareness and generate creative new ideas to bring to ELBA while ensuring compliance with the National Standards for Disability Services in all aspects of work.
Frances Burns: Human Resources and Training Coordinator.
Frances recruits and trains new staff and completes competency checks and training for existing staff. Frances undertakes the Occupational safety and health requirements for Elba. Working closely with Trish and Liisa ensuring that the quality cycle of improvement continues. When Liisa is on leave Frances will attend to the after-hours calls.
Trish Posiano: Registered Nurse – ‘Service Coordinator
Trish has over 5 years’ experience working with people who present with Spinal Cord injuries and disabilities. She is responsible for the management interface between Members and the organisation including maintaining comprehensive records while ensuring compliance with the National Standards for Disability Services. The Service Coordinator develops and monitors Plans and strategies for Members to ensure their safety and care; ensures safe working conditions for Support Workers; oversees training for staff and works with stakeholders to ensure appropriate care is provided to all members.
Stew Watson: Maintenance Officer
Stew has an extensive building background.
Types of services that Stew provides are: Tap washer replacement, smoke alarm maintenance (testing/battery replacement), gutter cleaning, minor paint touch ups, light globe replacement, flat pack assembly, yard/home clean-ups, minor wheelchair maintenance (battery and tyre replacement), minor carpentry tasks (eg repairs, fit shelving), hanging artwork, repairing rails, minor retic repairs and garden maintenance (light pruning).
He may also appear from time to time performing fill in van driving duties