State & territory representatives

Contact your local representative


Dr Caroline Doyle

Caroline is a Lecturer in the School of Business at UNSW Canberra and President at Prisoners Aid (ACT).


Grant Herring

Grant is a founding member of JusTas : a local organsiation in Tasmania promoting justice, best practice and valuable outcomes for returning citizens and the community. He is a former  Manager, Social Programs Development​ at the Salvation Army.


Associate Professor Kelly Richards

Kelly is Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, School of Justice at QUT. She is also Associate Editor – Australian Journal of Social Issues and an Editorial Board Member, Current Issues in Criminal Justice.


Melanie Field Pimm

Melanie is Manager of Development at VACRO. VACRO supports people in contact with the criminal justice system and their families to safely and successfully re-join the communities that help them thrive. Melanie is the founding convenor of the Justice Transition Alliance which was established in 2020 as the Victorian division of the After Prison Network. The Justice Transition Alliance is a collaborative network that raises awareness of the systemic challenges in transition out of Victoria’s criminal justice system and recommends evidence-based solutions.

New South WalesJoint representatives:

Carly Stanley

Carly is an Aboriginal Criminologist, Counsellor, Trainer and Social Welfare Professional.  She is the CEO and founder of Deadly Connections Community and Justice Services Inc. (DCCAJS).

Dr Mindy Sotiri

Mindy is Program Director – Advocacy, Research & Policy at Community Restorative Centre (CRC). CRC is the lead provider of specialist throughcare, post-release, and reintegration programs for people transitioning from prison into the community in NSW. 

Western Australia

Ian Neil

Ian is the Manager of Pivot Support Services which has been providing transitional services to people in prison at Albany Regional Prison and Pardelup Prison Farm since 2004. Pivot is a representative of the WA alliance of reintegration providers which consists of the eight providers across the state.  

Other states and territories

We are developing our resource hub and we need your local skills, knowledge and expertise.

We invite you to nominate yourself as a local Network co-ordinator for the following states and territories:

South Australia

Northern Territory

Contact us if you would like to discuss what the role involves.