IJM staff and alumni speakers
The following speakers are available to speak at your event. Some are current staff members, some have served on the frontlines at an IJM office and others are local advocates in your city. They are based in Greater Sydney unless otherwise specified.
IJM Speakers Bureau
Ruth Alur (VIC)
Ruth served with IJM Delhi as a Legal Fellow, supporting our work combatting bonded labour.
David served in the Philippines and continues to work closely with the Aftercare Development team on trauma-informed care for survivors of online sexual exploitation of children (OSEC).
Yen Daly (NT)
Yen served with IJM Cebu as a Legal Fellow, supporting our work combatting online sexual exploitation of children (OSEC).
Liz served as Legal Fellow then IJM Gulu Field Office Director in Uganda, defending widows from violence against women and children (VAWC).
Steve Baird is the CEO of IJM Australia.
Amy is IJM Australia's Chief Advocacy Officer.
Jacob is IJM Australia's Chief Impact Officer.
Dave is IJM Australia's Director of Church Partnerships. He has decades of pastoral and preaching experience and has visited our work in the Philippines.
Mitch is IJM Australia's Sr Manager, Church Activation, and a C3 pastor.
Hsu-Ann served with IJM in Bolivia before joining the team in Australia and has visited our work in the Philippines and Cambodia.
Dharshi is IJM Australia's Director of Philanthropy and has visited our work in Southeast Asia.
Maddie is IJM Australia's Sr Coordinator, Philanthropy.
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