Pause 4 Parkinson's

Thanks to our Ambassadors who lend their voice to help raise awareness of Parkinson’s disease and support Shake It Up Australia Foundations quest to find a cure.

Thanks for making a difference!

Our Ambassadors

Liz Cantor - Channel 7 Media Personality
Television and Radio PersonalityLiz’s passion for finding a cure stems from her own exposure to Parkinson’s disease. Liz’s Grandmother who was a prima-ballerina dancing for Germany and her grandfather both suffered from Parkinson’s and her uncle currently lives with the disease.
Sally Obermeder - Media Personality
TV Personality Sally joined the Shake It Up Team as an ambassador after meeting Clyde Campbell a number of times on the show and learning of the far reaching impact Parkinson’s has on the lives of over 80,000 Aussie families.
Craig Foster
Chief Football Analyst – SBS, ex Australian Footballer Heralding from the Northern Rivers of NSW, Craig was first drawn to Shake It Up after hearing the inspirational story of brothers Clyde and Greg Campbell who also grew up in the Northern Rivers
Phoebes Garland
Fashionista, Mentor, supportive wife and motherPhoebes has been on the Parkinson’s journey with her husband Robert since his diagnosis two years ago. A passionate supporter for Shake It Up, Phoebes is a fashionable force to be reckoned with, stating that, as a family, they have no intentions of giving into Parkinson’s because – “there is nothing fashionable about Parkinson’s”.
Kate Matheson
Kate Stone Matheson is a journalist, writer, and branding specialist. Twice nominated for Telstra Businesswomen's Awards, she counts mediating the Walkley Media Talks as a career highlight. She is a proud National Ambassador for the Shake It Up Foundation, partnered with the Michael J Fox Foundation, raising awareness for Young Onset Parkinson's, which she has had since she was 29.
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