Joanne Lauritsen
Operations Coordinator

Joanne has been with Grandparents For Grandchildren since 2016, beginning as a Carer Advocate and is now part of the management team as Operations Co-ordinator. Previously, she worked in media and with SA Police and has extensive experience with volunteering and the social justice sector. She is responsible for the administration and support of GFGSA’s programs, managing the volunteer team and overseeing the maintenance of our vision, values and objectives.

“It’s exciting to see how far we’ve come as an organisation, providing support and advocacy to grandparent carers across the state to give the children in their care the opportunity to thrive.”