Our Staff

Ewan Filmer


Ewan has been Coordinator at Capricorn Citizen Advocacy since July 2013.  Before coming to CCA he worked for 25 years in several local governments in Queensland and also has been employed to support prisoners leaving Capricorn Correctional Centre and in roles with CQ University, Rockhampton.

Ewan gets a great deal of great job satisfaction in working along side the Management Committee finding and supporting good matches and loves how Citizen Advocacy is able to help make a real difference in people’s lives.  He is involved in the community as a volunteer in a P&C, CQ University, a local scout group and he is in a Baptist Church. 






Amanda O’Brien

Amanda joined Capricorn Citizen Advocacy in January 2015.  Amanda has more than 15 years administrative experience in both private and public sectors. Amanda’s love for people and bubbly personality are a great quality to have within the workplace. In her spare time she is kept busy being managed by her 6 year old daughter. Amanda enjoys meeting new people, eating, music festivals, painting, camping, travelling and a back yard Barbie.










Capricorn Citizen Advocacy is funded by the Queensland Department of Communities, Disability Services and Seniors.