Lisa McMurray

Lisa McMurray

Lisa McMurray

Sydney, Australia

Key skills

  • programme management
  • participatory skills
  • planning and administration.

Experience

Lisa has extensive experience in NGO management and in the planning and management of aid programmes:

  • team member, Youth Challenge mobile dentistry project, Solomon Islands (1993)
  • team member, Youth Challenge, Red Cross school for handicapped children, Solomon Islands
  • operations coordinator, Youth Challenge Australia: prepared volunteers for overseas posting
  • Programme coordinator, APACE (Appropriate Technology for Community and Environment): management of the village micro-hydro electrification programme in the Solomon Islands – planning and monitoring in Sydney and the Solomons, budgeting, liaison with donor organisations (AusAID) and NGO membership
  • Pacific coordinator, Fred Hollows Foundation: planning, monitoring of Pacific region visual health programme
  • Programme director, International Centre for Eyecare Education: management of Pacific region programme (2003 – )
  • arts education, Sydney community college.

Education

International Social Development: masters degree, University of New South Wales.
Languages

  • English (native)
  • Solomons Pijin.