Brett Murray - CEO and Co-Founder Make Bullying History Foundation





Brett Murray is 5 time nominee for Australian of the year, a state representative in 5 sports being surfing, surf life saving, swimming, rugby league and NSW state Champion in boxing.

Brett is now the only anti-bully triathlete in the world competing to raise awareness of the MBHF anti-bullying message globally. A multiple international author of titles such as 'I Dare Ya!', 'Give yourself permission to fly!' and his latest book ' Make Bullying History'. Brett was the former manager of Hand Brake Turn Parramatta, the NGO Automotive training program for disadvantaged youth, a course judged as best of it's kind in the world by the International Youth Foundation.

Brett has worked with Local, NSW State and Federal Governments, with the NSW Police Force, Federal police, NSW Juvenile Justice department and has served as a Youth Policy advisor to the NSW Governments Secretary to the Minister for youth. With over 14 years of experience presenting to students, parents teachers and as a professional speaker to corporates, Brett Murray draws from his own personal experience being chronically bullied as a teenager throughout high school years and partnering with clinical psychologists and Social Research experts McCrindle Research, Brett Murray and the MBHF have established themselves as pioneering service providers and thought leaders in the anti-bullying space.


Terrisa Murray - Founding Executive Director



Terrisa Murray is an Australian of the year nominee, Parramatta Citizen of the year runner-up, Western Sydney Business Woman of the West Finalist, and the General Manager of Make Bullying History Foundation. Coming from an adverse background as a child from a massively dysfunctional family with a high level of extreme domestic violence, Terrisa has a strength of character that amazes everyone she meets. Being a mother of three amazing young adult children with a very strong and positive family, her incredible legacy proving that history does not have to repeat itself.

Terrisa has served in a volunteer capacity over the last 15 years helping other women overcome similar situations in their own lives to help them regain their dignity and realise their value. As the Co-Founder with her husband Brett, and executive Director of Make Bullying History Foundation, Terrisa over sees the SAFEHEART Domestic Violence awareness and dignity arm of MBHF.



Jeff Ryan - Chairman











Jeff Ryan is a founding member and Director of Misfit Aid, an Australian based relief organisation delivering much needed disaster relief to regions such as Chile, Bande Arche, The Phillipines, West timor and Samoa. He is the former CEO of a national and international construction firm.

As Chairman of Make Bullying History Foundation, Jeff brings vast experience to the team as a highly sought teacher and inspirational speaker and an international author of "Sharks in the water". Jeff has a Masters degree in business and provides business consulting regularly to local and international companies and is passionate about stopping bullying and domestic abuse.


Gary Leaney - Board Member



Gary is an experienced businessman who for over twenty years founded, owned and was the managing director of his own very successful Landscaping business. During this time Gary secured a certificate in horticulture as well as a diploma in Landscape design.

Gary is now a successful and sought after pool designer matching together his desire to help families realise their dream with his two decades of landscape design and expertise.



Steering Committee




Dr Jamie Scott - Dr Jamie Scott is a Clinical Psychologist who has been working with children and families for 20 years. As a part of his practise, Jamie bring incredible expertise in the manner of practically helping young people both individually and in groups to overcome the impacts of bullying in their lives.










Darren Thomas - Darren is a self-employed finance broker with his business ibanQ. During his career, he has won numerous local and national awards for his sales achievements within this industry. He has also served on the board of directors for a national finance company. For several years he also served as an experienced financial planner. He possesses such education qualifications of Advanced Diploma in Financial Advising Services (DFP) and Diploma of Financial Services (DFS) he is also an Accredited Mortgage Consultant, a member of the Mortgage and Finance Association of Australia (MFAA) and holds an Australian Credit Licence. Other credentials include Justice of the Peace and Commercial & Private Inquiry Agents Licence.

Other active business interests include property investment, property development and construction where he is currently involved in over $1.2b in property development transactions in Sydney and Brisbane. He is also the director of South Land Holdings property group which has a large house and land development site in the burgeoning area of the North West sector of Sydney.

Prior to his career in finance and development, he was a decorated Federal Agent, with the Australian Federal Police (AFP) having worked with a variety of domestic stake holders and national government departments. During his 13 years with the AFP, he had significant experience with foreign law enforcement and foreign government agencies and served internationally with distinction with the United Nations.

Darren has a vast geo-political network of associates and contacts and a keen understanding of finance, developments, international affairs and trade. Having worked within the law enforcement environs, he willingly champions the cause of social justice. He also worked for the NSW Attorney General and Justice Department as a Forum Facilitator within the state’s legal and court system.










Trent Fitzgibbin - COMMING SOON