Lara is a Melbourne-based mum who joined the CDH community while pregnant with her son Jackson. At the 20-week scan Jackson was diagnosed with right sided CDH and unfortunately did not survive labour and birth. Lara has joined the Board to give back to the CDH community that supported her so well during a very difficult time.
Lara is a registered nurse with a background in neurosurgical care and is working towards receiving an otorhinolaryngology certification to work exclusively in the ENT field. Prior to nursing, Lara was a finance specialist in the medical industry. Most proudly she is Mum to Jackson (dec.), Vincent (6), Marco (5) and Mila (1).