Colette joined the Board in 2009-2010 and is now President. Colette is a passionate South Australian, having been born and raised in the Adelaide hills region. She had a career with Telstra spanning 15 years in senior sales, account and general management roles. Colette has also held the position of Director in KPMG's Adelaide Private Enterprise Team. She now runs her own consultancy. Colette holds a Degree in Commerce, majoring in marketing and financial planning.
Colette was achieving career milestones while managing severe arthritis, having been diagnosed at the age of 17. She is passionate about helping others realise their potential, in particular young people whio have arthritis.