Our Team

Health Education Team



Julie Firth - Midwife

Julie is a Womens’ Health Educator with dual qualifications of a degree in both Nursing and Midwifery. She has almost 30 years experience in New Zealand where she trained and worked as an independent midwife and educator with the Dunedin Public Hospital. Prior to moving to Brisbane in 2018 Julie worked as a midwife at St John of God Hospital in Perth WA. Julie is committed to helping and supporting women through their journey to optimal health.

When not working, Julie loves to travel and spend time with her family and friends.

Operational Services Team


Teresa Dugic - Operations Manager

Teresa Dugic is an experienced operations manager with over 18 years’ experience within the Disability Employment Service and Job Network industry. An energetic self-starter with strong communication skills, Teresa is skilled in developing and maintaining a broad vision, cultivating excellent relationships, and communicating effectively across organizations to build focus and productive teams. 

With her energy, enthusiasm, and humor she is always motivating team members to achieve potential and meet objectives.  Possessing a strong problem-solving ability, Teresa has been a successful manager for 15 years, managing multiple offices and over 26 staff.

Photos: Little Footsteps - Photography by Anna

Last updated: March 2018