Our team

Patches is led by a committed team of corporate management and clinical professionals.

Corporate Management Team
Dr James Fitzpatrick
Chief Executive Officer
Kate Klein
Senior Finance Officer
Jen Leahy
Senior Therapy Manager
Jason Murphy
Chief Operating Officer
Carly Smalley
Operations Manager - Assessments
Lori Roberts
Therapy Manager
Kelly Lonergan
Operations Manager - Therapy
Rowena Friend
Clinical Manager
Team leaders
Laura Scrimgeour
Team Leader - Broome
Rosalind Garside
Team Leader - Perth & Wheatbelt
Min Ng
Team Leader - Gascoyne
Donna Akbari
Team Leader - Alice Springs
Mary-Anne Curtin
Team Leader - North Pilbara
Ellouise Clark
Team Leader - Remote West Kimberley
Sharifa Burah
People & Culture Lead

Begin the journey
towards functional
independent living

We are here to help children, parents, families, and adults lead a more independent future. Through our services, Patches is committed to ensuring seamless diagnosis, and ongoing evidence-based therapy and support is provided to all Australians, wherever you are.

Speak to one of our skilled
professionals today