Wed, Jul 14 | Global Trekker International Zoom Room

Geoff Evans CEO of Disaster Relief Australia

Disaster Relief Australia is an Australian company limited by guarantee and is registered with the Australian Charities and Not for Profits Commission.
Geoff Evans CEO of Disaster Relief Australia

Time & Location

Jul 14, 7:00 PM
Global Trekker International Zoom Room

About The Event

Geoff Evans served for twenty years in the Australian Army’s Special Operations Command as both a commissioned and non-commissioned officer. During this time Geoff served on four operational deployments before being wounded in action in Afghanistan in December 2010.  Geoff also had a thirteen-year career as a fire-fighter with Fire and Rescue NSW. In 2013, Geoff founded Homes for Heroes, a national charity supporting homeless veterans and their families. In 2014, Geoff was appointed to the Prime Ministerial Advisory Council on Veterans Mental Health. In January of 2016, Geoff was appointed as the CEO of Disaster Relief Australia. DRA's mission is to unite the skills and experience of military veterans with emergency services specialists to rapidly deploy disaster relief teams in Australia and around the world in the wake of natural disasters. https://disasterreliefaus.org/governance/

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