Currently, Robyn is the owner of four Retail Stores (Red Mo Haircutters) located in major shopping centres on the Gold Coast, employing up to twenty staff. Along with her husband Alan, and Son, Matthew, she is also in the family Property Development and Project Management Business this gives her insight and skills in the small business arena. In 2007 Robyn invented a really cool kitchen gadget “Last Drop” which she then Trademarked and had it Patented. In recent years it has been marketed on Amazon USA, just in the past month it is now ‘live’ on the Amazon UK and Australia Sites. Also, she is a Justice of the Peace (Qualified) and Marriage Celebrant.
Community wise, Robyn has held various roles on “Not for Profit” Boards from the early 1970’s to her current term with Liberty Community Connect – Livin’ Well. She is very familiar with the duties and responsibilities of a committee member having held the role of Secretary for the past three terms.
In 1991 Robyn was awarded the Australia Day “Citizen of the Year” Award for her contribution to community services In the Cardwell Shire establishing a Community Support Centre in that FNQ region. In her role as the founding chairman, applied for and received Government funding for 11+ programs from various Government Departments including, but not limited to, Department of Housing, Family & Welfare Services, Department of Health, Housing & Community Services which provided Housing for Youth, a Childcare Centre (a first for the region), Home Maintenance Service for the frail, aged and disabled and many other community services.
She is passionate and committed to sharing her knowledge, skills and experience on the Liberty Management Committee.