Business Development & Employment Executive


Mel joined DVJS in 2015 after 5 years with the Department of Justice in Melbourne. Her background before her move to Australia 8 years ago was mainly in Volunteer Management & business administration.

Mel came to DVJS to re-connect with her passion for meeting new people & guiding them into fulfilling their potential. She has many years of experience dealing with the disability sector & has a genuine commitment to her clients & colleagues. Mel believes everyone has something to offer we just need to find the right match!




Employment Executive


Lorna joined DVJS in 2008 initially as a casual trainer. Due to her great rapport with job seekers & employers, hand-on approach & ability to identify peoples skills & abilities she was offered an Employment Executive position in 2010 & completed her Cert IV in Employment Services. Lorna is committed to helping her job seekers meet their employment goals.


Malia Ula-Tusitala 

Employment Executive


Malia joined DVJS in 2011 having worked previously with the NZ Government and Centrelink in Australia. Malia is very experienced dealing with diverse cultures/youth/mental health/drug and alcohol & community outreach. Malia is passionate in assisting job seekers on their journey to engage back in the community through employment.




Employment Executive


Mali joined DVJS in 2010. Coming from a migrant background Mali understands the issues that people from non-English backgrounds experience in a new country. Mali has completed a Diploma in Community Welfare Work & is very passionate about assisting people make positive changes in their lives.



Employment Executive

Narre Warren

De'Arne joined DVJS in 2014 & has worked in the disability industry since 2011. De'Arne has a background in teaching Retail & Hospitality. She is motivated to make a difference to a persons life & has a passion for helping people achieve their goals, build their confidence and assist them obtain employment.



Employment Executive

Narre Warren

Stuart joined DVJS in 2008 after 25 years with Centrelink as a Disability Officer. Stuart is very passionate about assisting job seekers address barriers & access open employment. Stuart has an extensive network of loyal & supportive employees & has placed many people into work.