Our Team

Kids Under Cover Team

At Kids Under Cover we are fortunate to have a diverse range of talented individuals who work tirelessly to ensure we are able to deliver our studio and scholarship programs efficiently and professionally with integrity and pride.

Jo Swift, CEO

Jo has been with Kids Under Cover for 15 years, 10 as CEO. Under her leadership, we have grown and strengthened our program delivery.

Heather Fisher, General Manager

Heather has extensive experience; a Bachelor of Business, a Masters of Tax & is a qualified Chartered Accountant. She's responsible for finance, admin, governance & IT.

Pete Zwiers, Studio & Scholarship Programs

As National Program Manager Pete oversees the end-to-end delivery of the Studio & Scholarship Programs.

Martin Murley, Philanthropic Partnerships

Martin works to grow philanthropic support for our work, liaising with charitable funds, trusts, and foundations, and working with wealth managers and social investors.

Sheryn Cooper, Project Manager & Events

Sheryn looks after events and projects for both Kids Under Cover & Nestd, our social enterprise.

Building foundations to prevent youth homelessness

Our vision:

Where no young person in our community is homeless

Our mission:

Providing young people at risk of homelessness with the foundations to strengthen their connection to family, community and education, and make a lasting difference in their lives.

Our values:

  • empathy
  • collaboration
  • resilience
  • engagement
  • integrity
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