Our Team

These are the movers and shakers that make Melbourne SOUP a reality. We’re a big family and offer a seat at the table for anyone who is hungry for change.

Anna

Anna

events management

Anna is a jack of all trades. She loves connecting people, exploring big ideas and learning through interactions and experiences.

Caroline

Caroline

finance & strategy

Caroline (she/her) is from the US, and is passionate about gender equity and equality, anti-racism, impact investing, start-ups, and New York style pizza.

Chris B

Chris B

strategy

Chris is from Scotland, and alongside SOUP he’s researching social procurement towards a PhD. He’s a massive football fan, enjoys reading and attending comedy nights.

Chris W

Chris W

website

Chris is completing a Masters of Environment and loves all things nature. He’s equally passionate about banh mi’s and facilitating bottom-up change.

Connor

Connor

graphic design

Connor is a multidisciplinary designer with a keen curiosity for insights & experiences. He loves building websites, curating events and taking photos.

Dom

Dom

operations

Dom is a globally curious strategist who loves working with diverse communities and cultures to drive positive social and environmental change.

Geena

Geena

marketing

Geena is passionate about people and their stories, and how we as a community can bring about grassroots change.

Jacey

Jacey

marketing

Jacey is born and raised in Melbourne and values bringing people together. She enjoys drinking coffee and visiting art galleries.

Josh

Josh

podcast

Josh was born and raised in Melbourne. When he’s not wrangling the mics for SOUP he spends his time going to gigs and cooking pasta.

Josie

Josie

events management

A curious and enthusiastic learner and action maker. Josie loves getting hands (quite literally) dirty and bringing edible nature into cities to facilitate meaningful connection between others.

Sam

Sam

graphic design

Sam enjoys tinkering with old technology and collecting typefaces. He’s passionate about building community, mutual aid and bringing people together. (Pumpkin is is favourite soup).

Tash

Tash

event hosting

Tash enjoys engaging with people on a deeper level and believes in the absolute necessity of community and connection. Is a creative daydreamer and thinks she’s pretty funny.

Tess

Tess

operations

Tessa is an ideas and people-pollinator with a passion for social impact and sustainability. Outside of her day job as a strategic designer she can be found running, hiking, and eating bagels.

SOUP Team Alumni

Previous movers and shakers that generously donated their time to contribute to making Melbourne Soup become what it is today.

Gen

Gen

social media
India

India

graphic design
Jack

Jack

web design
Lisa

Lisa

audio
May

May

catering
Paddy

Paddy

marketing