Meet the Judges

Each portrait is linked to the organisation’s website

Jenny Cowley

National Association of Loss and Grief

Darren Eddy

Australian Funeral Directors Association

Doris Zagdanski

All About Grief

John Hardy

Australian Suicide Prevention Foundation

Margot Moore

Beyond Blue

Mary Ringstad

Calvary Mater Hospital

Ian Rawson

Mental Health Services, Hunter New England

Dr Cath Kezelman

Blue Knot Foundation for Survivors of Childhood Trauma

Kathleen Wurth

Palliative Care Nurse

Judith Robinson

Volunteers for Palliative Care Inc. Maitland

Kim Borrowdale

Suicide Prevention Australia

Miriam Low

Dementia Australia

Jane Newling

Author of 'Missing Christopher'

Patricia Feenan

Author of 'Holy Hell'

Andy Kissane

Poetry Judge

Melinda Smith

Poetry Judge

Grieve Anthologies

Stories, essays, poems selected by the judges of the Grieve Writing Competition .

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