Mary Marshall

Cheif Executive Officer

In 2015, a national recruitment process resulted in Mary’s appointment to the Chief Executive Officer position. Mary is a highly experienced housing professional who has worked in private business, state government and the not-for-profit sector, including with regional and remote Aboriginal organisations. With postgraduate qualifications in Social Science (Housing Management & Policy), together with her housing experience, Mary is ideally placed to lead the corporation’s housing business.

Mary and the Board have guided the Corporation through the post special administration process by implementing a continuous quality improvement framework across the Corporation.

Vada Etherton

Finance Officer

Vada joined MRAC in 2016, initially working in reception. Vada is MRAC’s Finance Officer and under direction manages the Corporation’s financial affairs. She is actively involved in many aspects of the Corporation’s business and capably fills the role of Acting CEO when required.

Brandii Seelander

Housing Officer

Brandi joined MRAC as a part-time Housing Officer at the beginning of 2019. Housing Officers manage all aspects of tenancy and property management and participate in the operational running of MRAC. Brandi’s favourite part of the job is ringing families to offer them a house.

Lyric Papertalk


Lyric has been greeting and helping MRAC clients since 2017. Lyric does a range of administrative duties and manages the processing of housing applications. Lyric can provide advice and support on many enquiries and says this makes every day at work different and enjoyable.