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.