Aimee has worked as a lawyer in private practice and government organisations both in Australia and internationally. For the past five years, she has focussed on assisting people with a disability and their families to plan for the future. She worked with Mamre to establish DLQ in February 2016. Prior to this, Aimee was a legal consultant for Pave the Way, helping families throughout Queensland to understand the legal aspects of safeguarding a good life for people with disability.
In addition to succession planning, Aimee has experience working in the areas of discrimination, administrative law, child protection and human rights. Aimee is committed to making our society more inclusive and, to this end, is coordinating the campaign for a Human Rights Act for Queensland. She was a 2017 Australian of the Year state finalist for her work in promoting the human rights of vulnerable people.
Aimee is also a board member of the recently established Gallery of Children’s Art and is a member and previous board member of Queensland Advocacy Incorporated.
Aimee loves working at DLQ to help people with a disability achieve their goals and build a positive future.
Executive Assistant and Paralegal
Marie has a passion to serve people and provide the best quality of service a law firm could offer. She holds a Diploma of Accounting and a Bachelor of Human Services and has worked in administration for the past seven years. She has worked in a family law firm as a receptionist and also has experience in paralegal work.
She is passionate about providing a valuable service for people with disability and their families.
Elspeth is a communications professional with over ten years experience in the tertiary sector. She holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Postgraduate Diploma in Editing and Communications. Elspeth has worked as a disability support worker and shares our passion for inclusion and diversity.