Leon is an experienced Lawyer and Chartered Company Secretary who has practised as an in-house corporate counsel for over 10 years and prior to that with some of Adelaide’s leading corporate, commercial and property law firms. He has advised a wide range of business, operational, regulatory and transactional matters, including risk management and compliance, regulatory and dispute resolution management, strategy and policy.
Leon is an Associate of the Governance Institute of Australia, an Alternate Director of the Australian Corporate Lawyers Association Ltd and Member of the Property Committee Law Society of SA.
Penny was previously employed in Adelaide as a social worker with the Department of
Correctional Services where she worked as a probation and parole officer. She then worked in
London as a social worker for Westminster Social Services. After returning to Adelaide she spent
many years raising her family before undertaking a Law Degree at Adelaide University. Since
graduating in 2005 she has been employed as a barrister and solicitor in the Criminal Law Division
of the Legal Services Commission South Australia. Penny has a long standing commitment to
Gaby is a Marketing and Communications specialist with a Bachelors degree in Media. Gaby has worked across a number of industries and has an interest in the storytelling and communication of justice issues. She is also passionate about the significant role grass-roots organisations play in responding to the signs of our times. Gaby is the Marketing and Communications Coordinator at St Aloysius College and she also coordinates Young Mercy Links SA, a post-schooling formation initiative supported by the Institute of Sisters of Mercy Australia and Papua New Guinea that is centred around volunteer service work and connecting with local communities. Gaby is also undertaking the Mercy Global Action Emerging Leaders Fellowship program.