Meet The Committee

EMMA KIRKEBRIDE

​Chair


KELSEY HATHERALL

​Deputy Chair

Kelsey is a local business owner who is passionate about engaging young people in the thriving business community. Throughout the week you'll find Kelsey working at her photography studio on Olive Street in Albury and on the weekends you'll find her out shooting a wedding. She owns and runs Blissful Love Photography. 

Starting in business young made Kelsey realise very quickly how important it is to have great networks around you and to always keep learning. She found the local Chamber a great place to develop this and is now passionate about others gaining the same experience. 

She became Deputy Chair in March 2019 and hopes to continue to grow the Young Business community in Albury Wodonga

ANGELA LARKIN

After growing up in Albury, she studied a business degree through Charles Sturt University where she had the opportunity to study abroad in California and intern in Malaysia. 

Angela is now working in the Economic Development team at Albury City Council, connecting with local businesses and promoting the benefits of living, working and investing in the region. 

With a background in training and development, Angela appreciates the importance of lifelong learning and continuous growth and improvement.

Angela can’t wait to be part of the YBE team and appreciates to opportunity to develop both personally and professionally, and help others to do the same.

JOHN GRAY

John is a driven and enthusiastic business professional originally from the country. His love of North North Melbourne Kangaroos along with his desire to experience the city life influenced his decision to move to Melbourne for 9 years. While in Melbourne he worked with the Adroit Insurance Group Melbourne office studying hard and progressing his career to become a fully qualified Insurance Broker. He was fortunate enough to be able to transfer to the Adroit Albury office in the last two years taking on a book of local clients. 

His life is never dull with his 2 baby boys keeping him on his toes and laughing every single day.

NATHAN SIGMUND

Nathan helps local business owners make smart decisions in their best interests through Accounting, Tax and Business Consulting with BMG Partners.

Born and raised locally, he attended Albury High School before completing his Bachelor of Accounting at Charles Sturt University’s Thurgoona campus. Currently, he is undertaking a Master of Business Administration.

Nathan seeks to support Young Business Edge in engaging with Albury Wodonga’s prospective professionals and encourage them to explore career opportunities locally, as well as actively contribute to their ongoing development at Young Business Edge events.

In his spare time, Nathan enjoys playing guitar, and travelling.

DALE GOONAN

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DAISY FRANZ

Having grown up in Kenya, Africa. Daisy came to Australia for university subsequently meeting her husband and moving to Albury in late 2017.

Daisy currently works with the Personnel Group, a disability employment agency that specialises in working with people with a variety of barriers as well as disengaged youth. Daisy is very
passionate about supporting people within our community to develop their own career goals, and enjoys providing advice and support to individuals to help them achieve their dreams.

Recently completing a mentoring program Daisy is looking forward to being part of the YBE Committee and being able to give back more and support future leaders within our community.

EMMA KRAUTZ


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