Our passionate, skilled and expert staff work in the following teams

Our staff


Community Gardens Team

Ben Liney, Team Leader

Sifiso Mdluli, Garden Support Worker

Janice Miller, Garden Support Worker

Kaz Phillps, Garden Support Worker

Poppy Turbiak, Garden Support Worker

Thomas Douglas, Maintenance Support 

Food Systems Team

Peta Christensen, Team Leader

Eloise Easton, After School Cooking Facilitator

Georgia Karavis, After School Cooking Facilitator


School Food Gardens Team

Ellen Regos, Team Leader

Stephanie Bubnich , Garden Educator

Liz Hubbert, Garden Educator

Margaret Suilkowski, Garden Educator

Joanna Temme, Garden Educator

Maria Tsorakidis, Garden Educator 

Finance & Admin Team

Rob Rees, CEO

Thi Tran, Finance Co-ordinator

Julia Pecoraro, Administration Assistant

106 Elizabeth St, Richmond VIC 

PO Box 8 Abbotsford Vic 3067

(03) 9429 3084


Cultivating Community is a Melbourne based not for profit organisation creating joyful, connected communities who care for each other and the earth.

Cultivating Community © 2020           ABN 26 998 940 299

Incorporated Association Reg No. A0032404G

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