Business Development Manager
Schools Employment Consultant
"I take a solutions focus to empowering individuals. Assisting people to ‘realise what’s possible’ is what I strive to achieve every day."
Irene joined the EPIC team in mid-2018. She has a background in management and in the health sector. Irene is inspired by EPIC’s longstanding commitment to offer personalised service empowering individuals to meet their own goals. Irene enjoys spending her free time with her family in the outdoors and volunteering for various organisations.
"Everyone deserves to be treated equally. I go out of my way to make this happen, and pride myself on helping our job seekers find meaningful and rewarding opportunities that lead to ongoing stable employment."
Having worked in the employment sector for over 18 years, Trudy believes working for EPIC for the past 6 years has been her biggest achievement. Trudy enjoys assisting with turning people’s lives around whilst creating awareness and opportunities within the community.
"My greatest joy is seeing a person succeed in life and helping them get to where they are happy. "
Narelle has worked in recruitment for the past 6 years within Cairns and surrounding areas. She has also owned and operated her own business which employed many people from all walks of life.
"I am very passionate about changing peoples lives for the better and get great satisfaction watching someone reach their potential. "
Clinton has 10 years experience working in the Disability Employment sector. He is a proud Indigenous man who loves spending time with his friends and family. Prior to joining EPIC, Clinton spent 25 years travelling around Australia as a chef.
"I believe that if you focus on a person’s strengths, and find the right employer, everyone will benefit from long-term employment. "
Mark has worked in the Disability Employment Services for the past 25 years and has built many strong relationships with Businesses in the Innisfail area. Mark believes in getting to know his job seekers interests and strengths to ensure he can find them a job they love. Outside of work, Mark loves to spend time with his 2 sons and daughter, and his 8 grandchildren.