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Meet the Team

We’re proud to have the ‘dream team’ of wildlife veterinarians in our corner! With decades of experience under their belts, their expertise and dedication mean that our Australian wildlife are in the best hands.

Dr. Stephen Van Mil

Founder, Director & CEO

Dr Bree Talbot

Foundation Veterinarian

Dr Chantal Whitten

Associate Veterinarian

Louise Napoli - Veterinary Nurse
Louise Napoli

Veterinary Nurse

A photo of vet nurse Chiara Faroni
Chiara Faroni
Natalie Palmer

Veterinary Nurse

Russell Mills

Director, Marketing Communications & Partnerships

Amanda Gorvin

Commercial Manager

David McGrath

Project Manager

Larissa Schipanski

Executive Assistant

Nick Van Mil

Community Engagement Manager

Dr. Evan Kosack
Dr. Evan Kosack

CO-Founder & Director

Dr. Larry Vogelnest
Dr. Larry Vogelnest

Director

Peter Trimble
Peter Trimble

Treasurer, Director

Dr. Claire Madden
Dr. Claire Madden

Wildlife Veterinarian, Director

Dr. Amber Gillett
Dr. Amber Gillett

Wildlife Veterinarian & Artist

Dr Derek Spielman

Consultant

Dr. Gordon Corfield
Dr. Gordon Corfield

Specialist Surgeon

Gerald Lambert
Gerald Lambert

Consultant

Gary Rooke

Foundation Driver, Hospital Maintenance Manager

Norm Bartie

Wildlife Warrior