Meet Our Team

Kate Kelly


I have been the Manager of SouthPort Community Centre (formerly Port Melbourne Neighbourhood Centre) since 2005 and I am very proud of the work we have done to help build community over the past decade.

Robyn Szechtman


Robyn has over 30 years experience working in the health, community, and justice sectors. She has worked for the City of Port Phillip for over 10 years and Port Phillip Community Group for three.

Deb McIntosh


Deb has worked in the Community Sector for 35 years working in many capacities with marginalised isolated complex clients. She has a Diploma in Social Science and I am a Gestalt Psychotherapist.

Karen McKnight

ARCS & Moving On Up Coordinator

Karen McKnight is a writer/performer/editor and small press publisher who has worked as a trainer, mentor, and workshop facilitator for many organisations…

David Nicolas

IT, Photography & Film

David teaches IT, film-making, photography, and ARCS customer service at PMNC, PPCG and ESNLC, as well as other local community organisations.

Brian Hanlon

Waterfront Welcomers & Volunteer Coordinator

I have a passion for helping and guiding people and these roles allow me to do that…

Myf Powell

Performance & Song

Myf has taught both secondary and tertiary drama and theatre studies in Melbourne and the UK. She has written, performed…



Elizabeth has worked over 30 years as a practising artist exhibiting in solo and group shows around Australia and internationally. She also teaches art in ….

Amanda Neville

Make Your Mark Facilitator

Linda Neill

ESL / Reading & Writing

Joanna Kozakiewicz

Marketing & Events Coordinator