Our People



Our staff and volunteers work around the clock to ensure our families are given and warm welcoming when coming to stay with us. With over 100 volunteers who donate their time 24/7 to assist in the operations of our House and Family Room. Our small, but dedicated team of staff work to support our families and volunteers. 


Ben Stockbridge - Chair

Brad Carroll - Vice Chair

Hani Sidaros - Treasurer

Tim Darcy

Jenet Connell

Tim McDonald

Robert Starke

Margaret McLeod

Penny Davy-Whyte



Ronald McDonald House Canberra is supported by small and dedicated team who bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to assist in the successful operation of our house. 

Executive Officer - Michelle McCormack 

Operations Assistant Volunteers - Liz Tracey 

Operations Assistant Fundrasing - Nerissa Richardson

Administration Assistant - Robyn Shannon

Our house staff are available from 9am - 6pm weekdays. 


Sam Williams

Cooma local and Canberra Raiders halfback Sam Williams is keen to support the work of Ronald McDonald House Canberra. Sam has played over 100 rugby league matches in a variety of competitions and is looking forward to helping build the profile of our charity. 

“The service they provide for Canberra’s surrounding region, including my hometown of Cooma, is invaluable.”

Sam has taken on this role with great dedication and you will see him at many events and helping to promote our cause.