Our staff

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Lola Cowle - Senior Executive Officer

Lola joined the Tasmanian Community Fund in May 2011.

Before joining the Fund, Lola was the State Executive Officer for Girl Guides Tasmania and had previously held roles with other community organisations. Lola volunteers with a broad range of community organisations and has a passion for supporting her community.

During her time with the Fund Lola has gained a greater understanding of the number of community organisations working for the benefit of Tasmania. Lola looks forward to supporting these organisations to develop and deliver successful Tasmanian Community Fund projects.

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Toni Ashlin - Project and Administrative Officer 

Toni commenced with the Tasmanian Community Fund in August 2013.

Toni has strong not for profit and state government background. In the past Toni has worked for the Licensing Commission, Tasmanian Association for Disabled Persons, the State Ombudsman’s Office and The Salvation Army. Outside of her role with the TCF, Toni continues her involvement with the community sector. In her previous positions Toni has had many administrative roles, assisted community organisations to access funding including writing grants, organised events and undertaken many projects to assist with capacity building and education. Toni looks forward to assisting with the development of applications and in particular, learning about the many worthwhile projects supported by the Tasmanian Community Fund.

Toni works Monday to Thursday with the Fund.


Cheryl Walker - Administrative Assistant

Cheryl commenced with the Tasmanian Community Fund in September 2017.

Cheryl has an extensive background in administration and working with her community.  Cheryl is currently the Treasurer at the Sorell Football Club.

Cheryl looks forward to working with applicants and recipients to help them achieve outcomes for the Tasmanian community.

Cheryl works Tuesday to Friday with the Fund.