SeeBeyondBorders Australia

About SeeBeyondBorders Australia

Established in 2009, SeeBeyondBorders Australia (SBBA) was the first SeeBeyondBorders entity to come into operation. Since 2009 SBBA has achieved accreditation with the Australian NGO Cooperation Program (ANCP) and is an active member of the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) and has registration with the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission (13159193638).

Today together with SBBI and SBBUK, it supports SeeBeyondBorders Cambodia to work in partnership with Cambodian educators and improve learning outcomes for Cambodian children.

Board of Trustees

Penny Everitt

Chair

Penny Everitt

chair



A former Country Manager with SeeBeyondBorders, Penny now lives and works in Australia and chairs the Australian Board.

Priscilla Chang

Priscilla Chang



Priscilla is a primary school teacher with more than 25 years of experience. She has been to Cambodia several times to see the impact of our work.

John C. Friend-Pereira

John C. Friend-Pereira



John worked as an Education Specialist with UNICEF Cambodia and was a policy advisor to the Cambodian Independent Teachers’ Association.

Lou Foodey

Lou Foodey



Lou is a UK qualified chartered accountant who has been involved with SeeBeyondBorders since 2014 and has served as CFO of SeeBeyondBorders.

Rosemary Hotten

Rosemary Hotten



Rosemary has more than 20 years’ senior experience in strategy, human-centred design and research across not-for-profit, public and commercial sectors.

Owain Hughes

Owain Hughes



Owain is a chartered accountant in both the UK and Australia. He has spent the last 15 years working in the non-profit sector in the UK, South-East Asia and Africa.

Staff in Australia

Sally Miles

Chief Executive SeeBeyondBorders Australia

Sally Miles

Chief Executive SeeBeyondBorders Australia



With a background in fundraising, communications and strategic partnerships for NGOs and a Master of Social Change and Development, Sally leads the SeeBeyondBorders Australian team.

Zoe Scamps

Australian Corporate Partnerships Manager

Zoe Scamps

Australian Corporate Partnerships Manager



Joining SeeBeyondBorders in early 2019 as the office manager, Zoe is now the Australian Corporate Partnerships Manager.

Louise Foodey

Finance Manager

Louise Foodey

Finance Manager



A chartered accountant since 1989, Louise joined SeeBeyondBorders in April 2015 as Finance Manager.

Fiona Yates

Finance Officer

Fiona Yates

Finance Officer



Fiona is a Sydney based chartered accountant who has been volunteering with SeeBeyondBorders since 2011. Fiona previously worked in the not-for-profit sector in England.

Alan Smith

Corporate Partnerships Australia

Alan Smith

Corporate Partnerships Australia



Alan joined SeeBeyondBorders in 2012 and works in developing our Corporate Partnerships. With a background in marketing Alan started the Direct Response Company in Australia in 1985.

ANCP Support

SeeBeyondBorders Australia is proudly supported by the Australian Government through the ANCP Program. The funding received through ANCP currently supports three of our interconnected projects: Literacy, Educational Technology and Educational Changemakers, of which more information can be found here. We thank them for their continued support.

"I am really pleased to see the amazing work SeeBeyondBorders is doing in schools. It is exciting to see firsthand the impact that the improvement of teacher training has on the lives of Cambodian students. Education can change lives. We are really proud to support SeeBeyondBorders"

Get Involved

At SeeBeyondBorders we are always looking for people to get involved with the work we do. Whether that is donating or fundraising individually or through your school or company, you can reach out to us at info@seebeyondborders.org for more information. Below are some of the ways you can support our work.

Individuals

  • Become a regular donor
  • Fundraise for SeeBeyondBorders
  • Become an ambassador
    Volunteer with us

Businesses

  • Partnerships and Info Pack
  • Fundraising events and dollar matching
  • Corporate Immersion Trips Staff engagement presentations
  • Workplace Giving
  • UN Sustainable Development Goals

Schools

  • Fundraise with your school
  • Student Representative Councils
  • Learn more and share

Allies

  • Collaborative partnerships
  • Presentations to your organisation

Upcoming Events in Australia

Bowral Classic – Cycling - 150km, 120km, 85km

Date: Saturday 19 – Sunday 20 October 2024

Sydney Marathon – full, half, 10km, 3.5km

Date: Sunday 15 September 2024