The Team

Tracy McLeod Howe

CEO of CDVA.org
CONSULTANT | EXECUTIVE MENTOR 

Significant CEO experience, senior executive and leader of complex projects with diverse stakeholders. Co-founder of Childhood Domestic Violence Australia 'CDVA' History in advocacy & a noted speaker with a commitment to human rights - particularly the rights of children - working for inclusive communities & addressing gender inequality.  www.tracymcleodhowe.com

Lula Dembele

Head of CDVA Policy, Adult Survivors & Advocacy
SOCIAL ENTREPRENEUR | STRATEGIST | SURVIVOR advocate | BLOGGER

Experienced in strategic policy and international relations, Lula served almost a decade in the Australian Public Service in the national security sector across emergency management, defence and border protection. With a passion for gender equality and conflict prevention, Lula focused on implementing UN Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace & Security in the latter part of her public service career. An agent for positive national building. Lula’s strength lies in being able to bring diverse stakeholders together to achieve a common goal. She sets the vision, stay the course, and involves people in the journey. Lula is direct, committed, and believes that one person can change the world.