Founder, Nick Mandie
Koala Kids was founded by 13 year old Nick after his Barmitzvah in 2005 when he was a student at Melbourne Grammar. After graduating from Monash University B. Comm in 2014, Nick joined Ord Minnett where he is presently employed as a stock broker. Nick is actively involved in Koala Kids co-chairing the young adults committee who hosted the Inaugural Orange Gala in 2016 raising awareness for 15 to 25 year olds in cancer treatment and an extraordinary profit of more than $70,000.
Bridgette Veneris & Sharon Armstrong
Bridgette was diagnosed with ALL in 2015 and with her mother Sharon turns treatment days at Monash Children’s Cancer Centre into fun days promoting Koala Kids to other families.