Our people

Sonia Bijelic
Director of Marketing and Engagement

Sonia Bijelic joined the Brotherhood in May 2018. Sonia is an experienced senior leader with a strong track record of success working across numerous organisations and industries, including sport, entertainment, hospitality, telecommunications, consumer packaged goods, and financial services. She was recognised as one of Australia’s top 50 chief marketing officers in the 2017 IDG ranking.

Before joining the Brotherhood, Sonia was head of marketing at Cricket Australia. She holds a Masters degree in Marketing and lectures in the subject at Swinburne University.

The Brotherhood of St Laurence (BSL) acknowledges and understands its obligations under the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and recognises that all children and young people have the right to be treated with respect and care, and to be safe from all forms of abuse. BSL has a zero tolerance towards child abuse.
Read the official statement signed by the Executive Director.

The Brotherhood recognises the harm that family violence causes and that freedom from violence is a basic human right.
We will support our staff, volunteers, clients and the community if they experience violence.

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The Brotherhood of St Laurence acknowledges and recognises the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live and work, and we pay our respects to their Elders both past and present.

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