Mandy has cared for children all of her professional life, first as a Paediatric Nurse and Midwife at the Royal Children’s Hospital and Ballarat Base Hospital, and then as a School Nurse at Ballarat Grammar. For the past 4 years she has practised as an Allergy Nurse after completing her Professional Certificate in Allergy Nursing through the University of South Australia.
Born and raised in Ballarat, Mandy and her husband Nick have three lovely daughters – two of which have flown the coop, and a 10 year old they are holding on to!
Kerry Van Dreven
Kerry is a Registered Nurse of 32 years during which time she has enjoyed a variety of nursing positions across several specialities in the Ballarat Region. Her areas of expertise are as an Allergy Nurse, having completed her Diploma of Allergy Nursing through the University Of Adelaide 4 years ago, and as a Registered Nurse at Ballarat Health Services.
She and her husband Peter are parents to two lovely adolescents who now live in Melbourne and spend their time funding the lifestyles that accommodate University students.