Jade is the Partnerships and Development Manager at Fairbridge Western Australia Inc, a large youth charity in Pinjarra. Jade grew up in Mandurah and now resides in Falcon with her young family and has a passion for the Peel region and its economic development. She has a strong sense of community and corporate social responsibility and is an experienced Business Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the corporate and non-profit sector. Skilled in identifying funding opportunities, Jade is experienced in grant applications and acquittals, growth and business improvement strategies, developing and implementing strategic business plans, policies and procedures, stakeholder and personnel management. Jade has tertiary qualifications in Public Relations and a Master’s in Business Administration from Murdoch University. Jade has previously volunteered her time on numerous sporting club committees and hopes to assist local community groups to identify funding opportunities and assist organisations with business development.