George is the Summer Foundation’s Policy Manager. He is responsible for coordinating our government engagement, developing policy and communicating with key stakeholders.
George has over 20 years experience in the disability field, focused predominantly on advocacy, human rights policy and practice, service development and management. He has a PhD in the field of psychology, a Graduate Diploma in educational psychology and Honours in sociology.
George is a member of various high-level advisory bodies including the Victorian Disability Advisory Council and the Victorian NDIS Implementation Taskforce. He has been published in a range of books and peer-reviewed journals, written articles for The Guardian Australia and made appearances on ABC TV’s You Can’t Ask That and The Drum.