Co-Chair of Rainbow Families
Having moved to Sydney from New York City in 2004, Scott has been supporting our community for over nine years. First as the coordinator of Gay Dads NSW and then as one of the founding Co-chairs of Rainbow Families.
Scott, along with his spouse Robert, are parents to Kurt (8) who was born with the help of a surrogate, and they are co-parents to Mikayla (16) and Abby (13), along with two mums Amanda and Chris. Professionally, Scott leads the Marketing function for a global logistics company with operations in 11 countries.
Scott is thrilled to be returning as Co-chair of Rainbow Families. He will be focused on the strategic development and long-term sustainability of the organisation to ensure support of future generations of Rainbow Families
Treasurer of Rainbow Families
Lisa has more than 20 years experience in finance. She works for Investa Property Group, where she heads up the Treasury and Corporate Planning teams.
Living in Sydney’s Inner West, Lisa and her partner Hayley have three beautiful boys; Patrick, Jonathan and Sebastian.
Lisa became active with Rainbow Families after her eldest son was born, in fact you may even recognise Lisa’s face from the famous marriage equality video, in which she phoned her grandmother which racked up over one million views.
Charlie (They/Them) has spent over 13 years supporting and advocating for LGBTQ communities in various roles such as counselling, capacity building, developing education and resources. Charlie is a strong advocate for equality, and takes a holistic human rights approach to all the work they do.
Charlie lives and works on Gadigal Land and is a proud co-parent of a gorgeous and sassy 7 year old. Charlie’s been involved with Rainbow Families for the past 7 years, and is excited to take on a more formal role, and contribute to the work creating inclusive and safe spaces for Rainbow families.