The Board is primarily responsible for ensuring that iEmpower remains a sustainable, feasible and accountable oragnisation by monitoring our performance and systems. Our Board Members are valuable members of iEmpower, supporting our vision and enabling our services and programs to be possible.
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Director of the Board
Ruby Heffernan is a lawyer with Maurice Blackburn lawyers. She holds qualifications in Law as well as Media. Ruby is determined and community-minded.
Godefa Berhane G'her
Born in Ethiopia, Godefa came to Australia as a refugee in the mid-1990s. Godefa holds Bachelor of Arts (Human Services), Masters of Social Science (International Development) and Masters of Education Studies (Special Education).
Director of the BoardAbeselom is the CEO of iEmpower a highly regarded youth services organisation. Previously, Abeselom was the State and General Manager of AMES Employment overseeing 400 staff and with a budget of over 40mil.