She first joined Longreach School of Distance Education P&C as a Distance Education Home Tutor in 2006 and has been a member of her own children’s P&Cs since 2012. She is still an active member of her younger children’s P&C (Capella SS). Sally has previously held the positions of President (Capella SHS) and Secretary (Capella SHS & Clermont SHS) and has been involved in co-ordinating the tuckshop, uniform shop and fund raising. In addition to her volunteer work with P&Cs, she also works with her local council and CQ Health as a member of committees that focus on community engagement across local government and health. She possesses an extensive knowledge of rural life from many years spent living in rural Queensland and has a lived understanding of caring for and educating children with disabilities. Sally has a background and qualifications in business as well as experience in retail and education. She is currently working as an Office Administrator in the manufacturing industry.