Amanda Mandie


Mandy has extensive experience in philanthropy and has worked as a journalist, event manager, in public relations and various aspects of marketing for 35 plus years.

Together with her son Nick, Mandy started Koala Kids in 2005 and has been responsible for gathering a diverse and enthusiastic group of professional people to volunteer with Koala Kids and share her passion for supporting children and young people in cancer treatment and their families.

Mandy is a people person who loves introducing people to like-minded others. She has two children and a wonderful husband who supports her in all her interests including her love of the Richmond FC.