Youth professionals

cherise-youth-worker.png Cherise Ricciardo

Youth Services Coordinator

Cherise Ricciardo completed her studies in 2012. Starting her Youth Work career in Western Australia, Cherise has since worked all over NSW, including in Lane Cove and Greater Western Sydney. She is excited to now be highlighting and promoting the voice of young people in Northern Sydney! Skilled in staff supervision, project management, facilitation and consultation, she is dedicated and passionate about building stronger communities. Cherise likes spending time with her husband and drinking good coffee!

You can contact Cherise on 9424 0837 or 0412 120 225 or

maddie-perry.jpg Madeleine Perry

Youth Services Officer

Madeleine Perry completed her Bachelor Degree in Social Work in 2012. Madeleine Perry started working with Council as a Social Work Student Placement and eventually became Youth Services Officer. She is passionate about working with young people in Ku-ring-gai, giving each young person the opportunity to have a say and expand their creativity. Madeleine loves music, sports, movies, animals and video games.

You can contact Madeleine on 9424 0981 or 0419 294 362 or 

emma-tysoe.jpg Emma Tysoe

Youth Services Officer

Emma Tysoe has a Certificate IV and Diploma in Community Services as well as her Bachelor Degree in Social Science- Social Welfare. Emma is passionate about working and enriching the lives of young people in the Ku-ring-gai Local Government Area. She enjoys programming and engaging with young people through outreach and in center activities. In her spare time Emma enjoys the company of her family, husband, daughter and friends. Her favorite activities include gardening, cooking and going on new adventures.

You can contact Emma on 9424 0994 or 0409 407 635 or 

Further contact details

Youth Services enews - we'll send newsletters every now and then to keep you in the loop about upcoming events we are organising for you and other important information.

Youth Services Facebook -  chat to our youth workers, as well as get important information and stay updated on upcoming events and workshops.




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