Jodette has over 20 years’ experience in both the public and non-government sectors. She has extensive knowledge and practical skills in policy development and analysis, advocacy, strategic communications planning, political relations and social media. Her role at Parkinson's Australia focuses on advocacy for people with Parkinson’s disease, business development and key strategic partnerships and communications for the organisation. She is passionate about community health and improving the lives for people living with Parkinson’s and their families through her work at Parkinson’s Australia. Jodette has a Master’s degree in Public Health (Research) from the Australian National University.