Kerry Brown – Editor
Kerry Brown established Sunshine Valley Gazette in March 2012.
After finishing school at Nambour High School Kerry completed her nursing training and worked at Nambour General Hospital. A career change saw Kerry attend Sunshine Coast University to study journalism,
in her final year she was nominated and won a prestigious Walkley Award.
Kerry worked for several media publications before launching her first book, Our Sweetest Icon, in 2011.
Palmwoods has been home for Kerry, husband Greg and three children for the past 21 years and she enjoys every glass of wine on her deck surrounded with family and good friends.
A deep social conscience and passion for serving the Hinterland community inspired Kerry to establish Sunshine Valley Gazette.
Alastair Crimp brings over 30 years experience in design and print industry to the Gazette team. Relocating from his native Scotland in 1998 with his wife, Debbie, they moved to Western Australia to start their new lives Down Under. Alastair was Quality Control Manager for News Limited’s Sunday Times and continued with News Limited when they moved to Queensland in 2005. Alastair was Production Manager overseeing more than 50 staff for Quest Community Newspapers. His extensive and diverse career in the design and print industry was instrumental in establishing his own business, C2P Solutions. The Gazette team is delighted to be working with someone as talented as Alastair and look forward to seeing positive improvements in the paper.