Our speakers

The Speakers’ Hub has a range of volunteer speakers available to attend community and corporate events to help raise awareness about melanoma, including:

Dannielle McKenzie

Dannielle McKenzie

Dannielle tragically lost her partner Adam to melanoma and wants to share her story in the hope of giving other young people a chance that he never had. 

Keith Rowe

Keith Rowe

Keith had a long and tragic family history of melanoma and then it got to him too. Thanks to a clinical trial, Keith was able to beat it and is dedicated to raising awareness of detection and prevention.

Joanne Greene and Frankie

Joanne Green and Frankie

Joanne and her trusty companion Frankie spend their days spreading a message of hope in hospitals, nursing homes, even prisons. It is a long way from her darkest hour facing palliative care.

Leon Betts

Leon Betts

Leon lost his 25 year old daughter to melanoma and is passionate about continuing her legacy of raising awareness about melanoma prevention.  

Bettina Corbo

Bettina Corbo

Quoting Ferris Bueller, Bettina believes “Life moves pretty fast, if you don’t stop and take a breath every once in a while, you might just miss it!”

Jay Allen

Jay Allen

Jay is motivated by the experts at Melanoma Institute Australia:the oncologists, professors, surgeons and staff. “They are the real heroes,” he says.