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The Team

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Maurice Gleeson OAM

President

Maurice is the CEO and President of Blind Sports & Recreation Victoria, where he leads a team of five staff and oversees Blind Sports & Recreation Victoria's entirely Voluntary Executive Committee. A keen and long-term advocate for people with vision loss

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Amanda Webb

Operations Manager

Amanda joined Blind Sports & Recreation Victoria in 2008 coordinating the Walking with Willpower program. The majority of her time with Blind Sports & Recreation Victoria since then has involved securing funding for incremental programs to assist people.

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Allie Douglas

Project Coordinator, Teen Programs

Allie commenced with Blind Sports & Recreation Victoria in September 2018, working with young people who are blind or vision impaired and their families and support workers, to develop sport and recreation activities for those people and their friends.

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Miriam Bilander

Program Coordinator, North West

Miriam is the Coordinator of the Walking with Willpower program in Melbourne's Northern and Western suburbs. She also coordinates group outings for adults and activities for children who are blind or vision impaired.

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Sandra Knight

Program Coordinator

Sandra has coordinated the Walking with Willpower program for Blind Sports & Recreation Victoria for 9 years; as well as group walks and camps. She also trains volunteers and coaches in blindness awareness and effectively including people with vision loss

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Susan Marshall

Administration Manager

Susan has worked for Blind Sports & Recreation Victoria for the past 12 years in an administration capacity, bringing skills and experience she acquired whilst working for Vision Australia (formerly Association for the Blind) for 17 years.