Negaya has 20 years experience in human rights. She is passionate about creating spaces for people at the margins to inform policy-making at the local, national and global level. Negaya has worked with communities in Africa, Asia and the Pacific Islands towards this aim; bringing together policymakers and representatives from often marginalised groups (women, children, refugees, people living with HIV and Aboriginal leaders) to collectively shape solutions. Negaya has led a number of organisations spanning refugees, youth development and women’s rights in addition to leading UNICEF Australia and Caritas Australia’s policy influencing work. As a passionate believer in values-based leadership, she works hard to carve out and create environments within which staff and colleagues can thrive. Negaya holds a BA Hons in International Development from the University of East Anglia, a Masters in International Development Policy from Duke University and Graduate Certificates in Peace and Conflict Resolution and Non-Profit Leadership from the University of North Carolina.
Operations Manager - Anne Walter
Anne is Results’ Operations Manager. She has worked in education, human resources, and general management for a variety of national and multinational organisations. She has continued to work in busines administration, combining her operational knowledge with a desire to work with for-purpose organisations to make a positive impact, both within the business and the wider community. She has a BA (Hons) in English Literature and a Post Graduate Certificate in Education from The University of Exeter, and qualifications in HR from CIPD UK.
Advocacy Manager - Damian Facciolo
For more than 15 years, Damian Facciolo has led reform, advocacy and programs for health and development in Australia and across Asia and the Pacific. Damian has lived and worked in Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore and Australia and managed health policy and research programs in PNG, China, Cambodia, Laos, the Philippines and in countries of the Pacific. Damian previously worked with Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade developing health security programs in the Indo-Pacific. Damian also worked for UNAIDS, Save the Children, the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness and on a short deployment with the World Health Organization. Damian is passionate about health equity and financing and in a number of roles, focussed on advocacy and initiatives to increase access to services and ensure inclusion. Damian trained as a journalist and graduated with a BA (Hons) from RMIT University and a Master in Development Studies from the University of Melbourne.
Global Partnerships Manager - Vicky Tayler
Vicky is Results Australia’s Global Partnerships Manager and is responsible for developing and progressing Results Australia’s fundraising and philanthropy. She has spent the last ten years working in the not-for-profit sector in charities in Australia and the UK, and is passionate about making a difference for people and communities who need it most. She holds a Bachelor of Communication and Graduate Certificate in Business Administration from The University of Newcastle.
Community Organiser - Erin Wicking
Erin Wicking is Results Australia’s Community Organiser. She is passionate about empowering people to use their voice to speak out and change the world. She holds a BA in Media Communications and Australian Indigenous Studies and a Master of International Development (with Distinction). For the past 15 years Erin has worked across a range of NGO’s in the international and community development space. In her spare time, Erin is heavily involved with the Girl Guide Movement where she is the Global Lead Volunteer for Girl-led Advocacy and Influence for the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts, as well as being a local Guide Leader!
Campaigns Officer - Richard Thompson
Richard is a passionate campaigner with experience working for trade unions, public museums and not-for-profits in health, education and international development. He enjoys building strong relationships and collaborating with dedicated individuals, groups and communities to advocate for meaningful social change. Richard holds a BA (Hons) in Anthropology from The University of Sydney.
Research Officer - Ben Eliasaf
Ben is Results Australia’s Research Officer. He is passionate about understanding complex problems and solutions in political contexts and on a global scale. Ben has previously worked in academia and education, as a PhD researcher in comparative environmental politics and tutor for International Relations courses at the Australian National University. He holds a Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Science) from the University of Queensland, and a Master of International Relations (Advanced) from the Australian National University.