Community Kindness Champion
Who is Michelle?
Michelle is passionate about her local Newcastle community becoming a “Stay Kind” community and city. Michelle believes that by showing kindness to others we create a culture that’s inclusive, supportive and encouraging.
She has over 30 years experience working in human services including state and commonwealth government agencies. Michelle also has extensive experience in child protection, disability, drug & alcohol, mental health and work health & safety.
Michelle is also passionate about workplace wellbeing and has developed and implemented two successful projects for the state and commonwealth government. The projects promoted health and wellbeing activities for employees and has gone to win numerous awards and a finalist for the WorkCover WHS State Awards.
How is Michelle spreading Kindness?
In 2020, Michelle developed the Stay Kind 50 Walks Project and the Stay Kind 50 Acts of Kindness Project. Both projects promote the importance of kindness and the difference this can have on individuals and within a community. Both projects were highly received and have a strong national and international following.
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