Bec lives with Type 1 Diabetes and is an Ambassador with Diabetes NSW/ACT.
Since 2003, after returning home to Australia after 21 years overseas Bec has been involved by invitation with many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities in urban, regional and remote settings. Since October 2009, Bec has also been championing Indigenous Business Education at UNSW Business School working closely with Nura Gili UNSW and many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander partners in education, industry, government, media and community organisations.
Bec has also in a pro bono capacity been a Director with First Hand Solutions 2013 –2015 and Red Cockatoo Australia 2010 – 2014. Bec’s career spans theatre, education, community development, government and industry. She has received awards and bursaries, both here and overseas in recognition of her Community Engagement; Teaching; Strategic and Sector planning; Management; Entrepreneurship and Research into inter-cultural theatre.