Dr Raphaella Crosby at The Arboretum Armidale
Dr Raphaella Crosby

Dr Raphaella Kathryn Crosby is a researcher and communication strategist with over 20 years’ experience in campaigning, marketing, and strategic communication. Best known for her work running the Australian Democrats in 2008-9, creator of Kate UNE at the University of New England, she is passionate about working for social good and driving change. Dr Crosby is the owner and Principal of Kore Research. She has a wealth of experience across the public service, corporate, higher education, political, and not for profit sectors.  As founder of Migraine Australia, she is a passionate patient advocate and devoted to her dog, Brynnie, word puzzles and politics.

Jen Scanlan

Heights Proofreading

Jen Scanlan is a qualified proofreader, editor and copywriter. She owns Heights Proofreading and helps writers and organisations to communicate with clarity and consistency. Jen has a strong focus on supporting writers, whether they are published authors or first-timers, to achieve their writing goals. Jen was an English, History and Visual Arts teacher and is…

Ed Campbell
Ed Campbell


Ed grew up in the bush and pursued a career in the media before moving into public relations and marketing, event management and onto the higher education sector in consumer engagement and customer retention. He’s built and run social media accounts to many thousands of followers, managed communications for large industry associations and piloted a…