Cecilia moved from Italy to Australia, and to the Northern Territory in 2007. She was appointed as COTA NT’s PICAC manager in 2018. In this role, she provides cultural awareness sessions and training specifically to the aged care sector and works closely with seniors from culturally and linguistically diverse communities across the NT. PICAC aims to:
Cecilia also has overall responsibility for the day to day operations of the COTA office and manages programs and projects including: Volunteers program, Multicultural Affairs Sponsorship Support program, training for COTA peer educators and delivering community focus groups in aged care.
Cecilia holds a degree in Business and Economics, Diploma of Project Management and Cert IV in Human Resources.