EMF Team

Scott Bulger, Executive Director Epworth Medical Foundation and Brand

Scott joined the Epworth Medical Foundation as Executive Director in 2012.

Prior to joining Epworth Scott was Pro-Vice-Chancellor Development and External Relations at Bond University and Director of International Fundraising at ChildFund International in Virginia USA.

Scott is committed to ensuring that every patient who is treated and care for at Epworth receives the very best care possible and sees that philanthropy is critical to achieving this goal.

If you’d like to speak with Scott about any aspect of the Foundation’s work he would welcome your call.

Scott Bulger | Phone: 03 9426 6133 | Scott.Bulger@epworth.org.au  | Linkedin

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Amy Martinich, Grants Manager

Amy Martinich manages funds available to our employees via our scholarship and internal grants program. She also facilitates our workplace giving program, where staff make a gift to give back to the Epworth community.

If you'd like to speak to Amy regarding workplace giving or internal grant and scholarship opportunities available to Epworth employees, she would welcome your call.
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Annie Chester, Trust and Foundation Manager

Annie manages the Foundation’s relationships with various trusts, foundations and private ancillary funds, to leverage funding to support the work of Epworth HealthCare and ensure our patients receive the best possible care.
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Georgia Innes-Irons, Fundraising & Events Coordinator

When calling or dropping by the Epworth Medical Foundation office, you will firstly be greeted by Georgia.

Epworth Medical Foundation holds numerous events, from major fundraising events like the Epworth Gala Ball to morning teas for supporters of the foundation, and it is Georgia’s role to assist with bringing these events together.
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Jayne Coates, Donor Relations Manager

Jayne is well-known and well-loved at Epworth, having been with the Foundation since 2008 and, prior to that, working for several years as the Executive Assistant to the former Epworth Healthcare Group Chief Executive. Jayne provides direct assistance to the Executive Director, and also stewards a number of key events and relationships, working in partnership with some of our most generous benefactors to care for patients at Epworth.
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Kathleen Lambrick, Donor Engagement Manager

Kathleen manages and oversees the direct marketing activities to our donors and potential donors via a range of channels leading the appeals, donor communications, regular giving, telemarketing, raffle and online giving programs.

In addition to the managing direct response engagements, Kathleen also actively supports our major gifts and bequests team.

Kathleen also manages a suite of other fundraising activities, including our Charity Challenges and Name a Room Program.
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Kathryn Johnston, Fundraising Manager

Kathryn manages corporate sponsorship for the team. A major part of her role is seeking corporate sponsorship across our gala events including the gala ball, health luncheons, race day and golf day. In addition, sponsorship opportunities exist for staff scholarships, clinical education and fellowships.

Joining the Foundation in 2008, Kathryn is a familiar face to many of our long-term supporters.

If you'd like to speak with Kathryn regarding corporate sponsorship or events she would welcome your call.
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Vanessa Dannock, Donor Relations Manager

Vanessa is the point of contact for those interested in leaving a gift to the Epworth Medical Foundation in their Wills. She is also the point of contact for those who have already decided to leave a gift to the Epworth Medical Foundation in their Wills.
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Sarah Dyke, Executive Assistant to Executive Director

Sarah’s role as Executive Assistant to Executive Director provides direct assistance to Scott Bulger to ensure his day runs smoothly, and she also provides support to the Brand team and Group Brand Manager in their day to day operations, and assists the EMF team at events throughout the year.

The behind the scenes support provided by Sarah assists the EMF team ability to support the work of Epworth HealthCare and ensure our patients receive the best care possible. In this role, Sarah enjoys being part of a successful and dedicated team which continues to grow from strength to strength under the leadership of Scott Bulger.
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Simone Quattrocelli, Admin & Accounts Coordinator

Simone Quattrocelli manages the processing and distribution of donated funds, ensuring all gifts are correctly allocated to the area the donor has specified, to benefit our patients as quickly as possible.

If you'd like to speak to Simone regarding any aspects of the donation process, she would welcome your call.
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Rachelle Peterson-Rose, Communication Manager

Rachelle is responsible for Epworth Medical Foundation’s written and visual communications. This includes developing engaging materials for our donors, events and also the broader Epworth team to showcase how philanthropy enables Epworth to deliver the very best care to our patients.