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Paul O'Rourke

Paul O'Rourke joined Emily's Voice in 2011 after nine years as CEO of child sponsorship and advocacy organisation, Compassion Australia. Before joining Compassion, he worked for 16 years in print journalism, including as Editor-in-chief of Quest Newspapers in Brisbane, and later the Newcastle Herald.

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Paul has a Master's Degree in child development and has completed theological studies. He has authored five books, including three related to children, Blessings of the Poor, Mr Compassion and Why Satan Hates our Kids. He is married to Janine. They have three adult children and four grandchildren.

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