Australian Honours 2018 list


Carolyn J Vimpani OAM

Carolyn was awarded a medal of the Order of Australia for her services to the Manningham community in the area of disability. She was a founding member in 1981 of the current Manningham Access and Equity Committee and has been involved for over 20 years in REAL, which focuses on community inclusion for adults with an intellectual disability. Besides other community groups, Carolyn is a current member of MICH’s executive committee, focusing on preparing people to move into a home of their choice in the community and working with all levels of Government and industry to achieve this goal. Read more here.

Lionel Allemand OAM

Lionel was awarded a medal of the Order of Australia for his services to the Manningham community and local government. Lionel has an extensive list of achievements covering twice being former Mayor of City of Doncaster and Templestowe, co-founder of the Tynan Eyre Committee (now Blue Ribbon), Police Association Victoria President, and founder of Manningham Promoting Character. Lionel is currently the Secretary of MICH along with numerous other community roles.

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