Vivienne Harkness

Position: President

Vivienne is the founder and president of S.O.S, she was a carer for her husband who had suffered a severe stroke. Vivienne firmly believes that the awareness of stroke and its preventions should be increased within Australia. She was originally a primary school teacher, Vivienne has worked for over 40 years in the not for profit sector, specialising in major national events. These include bringing Red Nose Day to Australia and directing it for its first 3 years.