Meet Our Team

We are proud to be a team of friendly professionals with wide ranging expertise and many years of experience which can provide you with the best solution possible for your needs. We truly are a one stop shop, able to co-ordinate everything from funding right through to completed installation.

CEO of Pinarc and EasyTech Living



Passionate about social justice, Marianne has been Pinarc Disability Support’s CEO since 2008. She believes strongly in a self-directed approach, putting the customer at the centre of everything she does; ensuring that services are tailored, flexible and ever-changing to meet customer need. She embraces new and emerging technology and it’s potential for social good. Her advocacy work focuses on the importance of real inclusion and Pinarc’s vision of people with a disability as equal and valued members of the community. A thought leader and inspirational speaker, Marianne has been the recipient of a number of awards and nominations; most recently as a finalist for the Telstra Business Woman of the Year.

EasyTech Living Sales & Marketing Manager


Sales & Marketing Manager

Sharon is most likely to be the first person you speak to when you contact EasyTech Living. Always friendly and helpful, Sharon has a passion for creating opportunities for people of all abilities and backgrounds. She has many years’ experience in not for profit disability and in mineral resource exploration; working with customary landowners to provide health assistance, community infrastructure projects and educational opportunities in the Pacific region. She also has over 20 years’ experience in marketing and customer service, but she won’t tell us how far over 20 years that goes!


Technical Solutions

Known as “Captain Technical Solutions” by those in the know, Branden is a guru at customising technology to make it do what you want! Branden built his own business based on luxury home automation and high-tech installs, including many schools and large corporations in the Ballarat region and has been working in technology all his career. He is passionate about the needs of our customers and takes the time to work alongside them to create and simplify the right solutions.

Pinarc and EasyTech Living Manager Therapy Education & Support


Manager Therapy Education and Support Services

Bringing many years of disability sector experience to EasyTech Living, Elin manages Pinarc Disability Support’s Allied Health Team. The team includes experienced Occupational Therapists who are qualified to complete the assessments required to gain Assistive Technology funding. The expertise of Elin and her team assists EasyTech Living to deliver practical solutions that make a real difference to your life.

Qualified and Trusted Installers


Easytech has established strong relationships with qualified and trusted installers to assist us to provide you with quality installations including:
• Electricians
• Blind Manufacturers and Contractors
• Locksmiths

EasyTech Living is a wholly owned social enterprise of Pinarc Disability Support receiving guidance, support and governance from the Pinarc board members.

Board Members

Pinarc Disability Support and EasyTech Living Chair Barry Packham
Barry Packham, Chair
Pinarc and EasyTech Living Director Eric Braslis
Eric Braslis, Deputy Chair
Pinarc Disability Support and EasyTech Living Board Member Adam Rogers
Adam Rogers
Pinarc Disability Support and EasyTech Living Board Member Dermot Conaughton
Dermot Conaughton
Pinarc Disability Support and EasyTech Living Board Member Jenny Tunbridge
Jenny Tunbridge
Pinarc and EasyTech Living Director Leo Styles
Leo Styles