Executive Director, Stakeholders - Lauren Streifer
Lauren has extensive experience in senior stakeholder relations, project management and strategy – across Australia, the US and Asia. She was most recently a Project Manager at the Australian APEC Centre – managing public and private sector programs for 21 Asia-Pacific economies in trade and investment, finance, PPPs and agriculture. Previously she worked with the Australian Consulate-General in New York and the Mayor’s Office of Economic Development in New Orleans. She holds a Masters of Diplomacy and Trade from Monash University and a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from Tulane University in New Orleans. Lauren is interested in entrepreneurship, international development and travel.
Membership Manager - Hannah Sauvarin
Hannah is a graduate of the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce. Prior to joining Roads Australia, she worked at the Institute of Public Administration in Victoria as a Project Officer with a focus on events, stakeholder relations, governance administration and the development of the Institute’s Indigenous Initiatives. At RA she assists with events and strengthening relationships with members. Hannah enjoys playing volleyball, cycling and running, but balances this with a secret aspiration to be the next Masterchef.
Membership & Events Coordinator - Marlie Curtis
Marlie holds an Advanced Diploma in Events from Swinburne University in Melbourne and is a passionate client and member services professional. Over the past four years her experiences and achievements have included sitting on the committee of Young Meetings and Events Australia, attending the International Events Forum in Shanghai, winning the YMEA scholarship to attend the Events Conference in Kuala Lumpur, and managing high end events such as the Olivia Newton John Gala Dinner. Marlie has worked in both the not-for-profit (Institute of Public Administration Australia) and private sectors in event coordinator and executive sales roles. A self-confessed 'people person', Marlie enjoys the company of friends and family, preferably outdoors or in a cafe.