Sheena has a professional background in social work and over 30 years experience in both government and the not for profit sector in the areas of child welfare, disability, homelessness and aged care. She has worked as a senior manager, policy advisor, clinician and in learning and development. . She has served on the Board of the Child and Family Welfare Association of South Australia and is active in her local community. She has always been a strong advocate for carers and children and is particularly interested in raising awareness and supporting the rights of children and young people with disability.