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Get to know your Union staff – IEU(SA)

Photo above: L-R Back: Brian, Sarah, Matt, Nick, Peter. L-R Front: Tim, Bruno, Wendy, Lou, Meredith
Absent: Frank,Tania.

We welcome two new Organisers to our team.

Meredith Farmer

Meredith Farmer is an experienced unionist who comes to us from the AEU, where she has worked as an Organiser and Industrial Organiser.

Prior to her union work she was a teacher who worked in both Primary and Secondary settings as a drama and Humanities specialist.p

Meredith will be coordinating the Women’s and Equity Committee. She also has responsibility for a range of sites including Islamic schools and the Barossa and Riverland regions.

Lou Vodic

Lou Vodic is an experienced teacher and Sub-Branch Rep. Lou will be replacing Priscilla Corbell while she is on parental leave during 2023.

Lou has contemporary teaching experience, both in Adelaide and overseas, most recently in Secondary Visual Arts and Design.

She brings this relevant, recent school knowledge to our Organising team.

Lou will be coordinating Pre-service Teachers and IEU(SA)’s University student engagement and she also has responsibility for a range of school sites and the South East region.

We welcome Meredith and Lou to our team.

Your Union Staff

Tim Oosterbaan – Branch Secretary
Wendy Evans – Deputy Secretary/WorkCover
Frank Bernardi – Industrial Officer
Matt Blowes – Organiser
Meredith Farmer – Organiser
Brian Horan – Organiser
Bruno Sartoretto – Organiser
Lou Vodic – Organiser
Peter Redden – Communications/Research Officer
Nick Evans – Finance Officer
Sarah Eastick – Membership and Administration Officer
Tania Muscat – returning from Long Service Leave in April