Youth workers

cherise-youth-worker.png Cherise Ricciardo

Youth Services Coordinator

Cherise Ricciardo completed her Diploma of Youth Work in 2012. Cherise started her Youth Work career in Western Australia and has since worked all over NSW, including in Lane Cove and Greater Western Sydney. She is excited to now be working in Ku-ring-gai. She is passionate about young people and about promoting the value of young people in the wider community! Cherise likes to drink good coffee, spend time with her husband and enjoys spending time outdoors.

Contact Cherise on 9424 0837 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.

Contact Madeleine on 9424 0981 or

emma-tysoe.jpg Emma Tysoe

Youth Services Officer

Emma Tysoe completed her Bachelor Degree in Social Science- Social Welfare in 2013. She also has a Certificate IV in Community Services and a Diploma in Community Services. Emma started with Council as part of her TAFE student placement and became a Youth Services Officer. Through her placement Emma was awarded the Ku-ring-gai Council Young Citizen of the year award 2012 and a Rotary Pride of Workmanship Award 2012. Emma is passionate about working and enriching the lives of young people in the Ku-ring-gai Local Government Area. In her spare time Emma enjoys the company of her family, husband, daughter and friends.

Contact Emma on 9424 0994 or

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