The ALLG is an Australian not-for-profit, public unlisted company limited by guarantee and is a registered charity.

ALLG Staff Members


Delaine Smith commenced with the ALLG in 2008 as the Operations Manager in a team of just 3 ALLG staff. Under the guidance of the ALLG’s clinician based Executive committee structure, one of Delaine’s first undertakings was to adopt the Members desire to implement a Board of management structure, and implement a strategic plan for the group.

Kelly Hetherton

Business Manager

Kelly joins the ALLG with 15 years of accounting and finance experience. A CPA qualified accountant, she commenced her career at PwC, in advisory services, later transitioning to industry within the transport and logistics sector.

Marina Mullins

Operations Manager

Marina joins the ALLG with extensive clinical trial experience. She manages both the programme of ALLG clinical trials, and the staff of the ALLG Trial Centre.

Kate Halford ALLG

Partnership and Fundraising Manager

Kate is a not-for-profit and fundraising specialist with over 16 years’ experience in partnership management, philanthropic giving, community fundraising and event and project management.

Cara Markovic – ALLG’s Marketing & Communications Manager

Marketing and Communications Manager

Cara joins the ALLG with over 15 years of experience in the medical device industry. A PhD qualified physiologist by training, she has held various scientific and marketing roles in specialties such as immunology, cardiology, radiology and surgical in Australia and globally.