The Executive Team

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Theron Vassiliou

Chief Executive Officer

Theron is an accomplished growth professional and business leader with more than 25 years commercial experience across a diverse cross-section of industries and business types.

From an early career spent in marketing roles in several blue chip corporates, Theron then founded successful businesses in data-driven marketing and domestic tourism in an era when e-commerce was first starting to flourish.

Leading commercial operations and marketing for the Melbourne Show – one of Australia’s largest events – Theron was part of a team that delivered several memorable and highly profitable shows leading into the Showgrounds site redevelopment.

During a solid stint at St John Ambulance, Theron first led an agenda of rapid commercial growth and diversification followed by a rebirth of brand and organisation purpose and significant growth in community outputs.

In recent years Theron has worked with several early-stage entrepreneurs mentoring in commercialisation, growth and go-to-market strategy.

Theron joined Red Nose as Chief Executive Officer in May 2017.

Andrew Hutchins

Chief Finance Officer

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Amy Johnston

General Manager, Marketing & Fundraising

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Jane Wiggill

Manager Health and Advocacy

Bachelor Arts (Public Relations) RMIT

Bachelor Nursing. Latrobe University

Graduate Diploma Midwifery. RMIT

Jane comes from a diverse background primarily in health with additional qualifications in PR and Media. As a registered practitioner of nursing and midwifery, Jane has a keen interest in high-risk antenatal and intrapartum clinical settings, perinatal medicine and bereavement support.

Her appointment to the position of Manager Health and Advocacy will ensure our current advocacy position is improved and marshalled in conjunction with Red Nose’s continuing evidence-based health expertise.

In order to achieve this, Jane will act as Red Nose’s champion and spokesperson and as a key facilitator between various parts of the organization. She will work with Red Nose’s pre-eminent committee of health and medical researchers and clinicians and will support our leadership team throughout marketing campaigns, service improvement and by channelling research and converting it into valuable educational resources.

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Kristina Coomber

National Services Operations Manager

Kristina has worked in the health sector for over 14 years successfully delivering essential education and clinical services to communities in the UK and Australia. Prior to working in health, Kristina had a diverse work background, starting her career in Front of House supervision and then moved across to the corporate sector in Account Management.

Kristina changed her path to health to follow her passion to provide effective evidence based services and activities that positively impact and improve the health and wellbeing of others. Kristina’s inimitable business acumen along with her genuine care of others has led her to where she is today.

Kristina joined Red Nose in December 2016 and leads the National Services team in the delivery of Red Nose services across Australia.