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Management and staff

Our team

Macular Disease Foundation Australia has its main office in Sydney but operates a national program of activities across Australia. In addition to a team of dedicated professionals, our work is also supported by a loyal team of volunteers, many who have lived experience of macular disease.


Dr. Kathy Chapman

MDFA senior management

Executive team

Leonie Walton, General Manager – Marketing and Fundraising

Rebecca Sobczak, General Manager – Programs and Operations

Carol Kilkenny, National Manager – Research and Advocacy