CEO and Managing Director, Epilepsy Action Australia
Carol’s background spans more than 35 years in the not-for-profit human services sector and she has been at the forefront of the medical cannabis movement in Australia. In her role at Epilepsy Action Australia, Carol she has seen positive changes in people’s lives resulting from use of medicinal cannabis, particularly those with very challenging forms of medication resistant epilepsy, who have experienced reduction in the severity and frequency of their seizures. Carol is the creator of CanGuide, an advisory service for patients with other health conditions. She services on several national Medicinal Cannabis Boards/Committees as a consumer representative.