Member Support

The SDA supports our members by providing access to a range of specialist staff who are able to assist members with any work place issues.

SDA employs full time Research Officers, Information Officers, Health & Safety/WorkCover Officers and Training Officers to support members.

Antony Burke

Senior Research Officer

Antony is the SDA's Senior Research Officer. Antony supervises our team of Information Officers and negotiates for better pay and conditions on behalf of SDA members.

Zach Steenhuis

Zach Steenhuis

Industrial Officer

Zach is one of the SDA's experienced and qualified Industrial Officers who can assist members with issues and disputes, including WorkCover claims.

Dean D'Angelo

Dean D'Angelo

Industrial Officer

Dean is one of the SDA's experienced and qualified Industrial Officers that can assist members in their disputes with employers and, if required, will represent members' interests in the appropriate court or tribunal.

Karadji Cummings

Karadji Cummings

Information Officer

As an SDA Information Officer, Karadji is part of a team that can receive up to 100 calls a day from members seeking advice on issues such as wages, working conditions, rosters, hours of work, and allowances.  Click 'Contact Us' at the top of the page to get in touch with one of our Information Officers.

Jeremy Davies

Jeremy Davies

Information Officer

Jeremy is one of the SDA's Information Officers that can receives up to 100 calls a day from members seeking advice on issues such as wages, working conditions, rosters, hours of work, and allowances. Click 'Contact Us' at the top of the page to get in touch with one of our Information Officers.

Matt Musilli

Matt Musilli

Information Officer

As an SDA Information Officer, Matt is part of a team that can receive up to 100 calls a day from members seeking advice on issues such as wages, working conditions, rosters, hours of work, and allowances.  Click 'Contact Us' at the top of the page to get in touch with one of our information officers.

Andrew MacKechnie

Information Officer

Andrew is one of the SDA's Information Officers that can receives up to 100 calls a day from members seeking advice on issues such as wages, working conditions, rosters, hours of work, and allowances. Click 'Contact Us' at the top of the page to get in touch with one of our information officers.

Gayle Linklater

Information Officer

As an SDA Information Officer, Gayle is part of a team that can receive up to 100 calls a day from members seeking advice on issues such as wages, working conditions, rosters, hours of work, and allowances.  Click 'Contact Us' at the top of the page to get in touch with one of our information officers.

Ash Braybrook

Training Officer/Health and Safety Officer

Ash is the SDA's full time qualified Trainer and Health and Safety Officer. He trains our Delegates and assists Organisers and Health & Safety Representatives in representing members' interests in the workplace.