Representing Federazione Pugliese d’Australia

I am currently a Board member of the ECCV. I have served as Chairperson (2012-2013) and as Board Member since 2014. I am also currently the Honorary President of the Federation of the Ethnic Communities Councils of Australia – FECCA, the National peak body of multicultural Australia. I have served at the National level since 2014.

I have also served as a Commissioner and member of the Victorian Multicultural Commission for 10 years between 2001-2011.

Currently I am an active member of several Italian migrant organisations based in the Melbourne Northern Metropolitan area and the Merri Health.

I have served as Mayor and Councillor on the Brunswick City Council prior to municipal amalgamation and Mayor and Councillor in the City of Moreland post amalgamation.

I have advocated for multiculturalism all my adult life and I am committed to continue the struggle for a proudly diverse society.