Member Engagement and Partnership Manager

Greenlife Industry Australia (GIA) is pleased to advise Sonya Gifford has joined the association as the new Member Engagement and Partnership Manager.

Sonya comes to us from an associations background, formally as the Membership and Marketing Manager for the Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) and more recently Training Operations for Master Builders Association (MBA).

With a background in association management, sales, marketing and operations, Sonya brings with her a very broad skill base.

‘I am eager to learn about the needs of businesses in the industry and finding ways to deliver nationally relevant benefits to them; and to partnering with organisations which are strategically aligned to our mission and vision for GIA,’ said Sonya.

Sonya is heading to Perth next week and is looking forward to meeting with GIA members and other industry businesses representatives.

‘My door is always open, and my style is very inclusive and collaborative. I look forward to meeting all of you at 2020 Healthy Plants Healthy People conference in Perth and if not, please don’t hesitate to pick up the phone and call me.’

‘I really look forward to working with each state, region, member and partner moving forward to enhance and grow Greenlife Industry Australia on a national level, said Sonya.
Sonya can be contacted by email at or contact the office on 02 8861 5100.