Fran joined COTA NT’s as the Central Australia Representative in March 2018. Fran has worked tirelessly for the Alice Springs community and has a long term connection with the region. She is available two mornings per week at the Alice Springs 50 Plus Community Centre to engage with local seniors and advocate on their behalf; and to help increase the benefits of the NT Seniors Card scheme for the community.
Fran has had extensive experience in community and stakeholder engagement, policy development and local government during her time as Mayor of Alice Springs and as an Alice Springs Town council member.
Among her other roles, Fran is also currently serving on the boards of St John Ambulance NT, Venture Housing Company and the Northern Territory Planning Commission.