Lainie Poon

Lainie Poon

Office Manager

Lainie joins the team as an experienced administration and client-focused professional into the position of Office Manager. Skilled in customer service, sales, management, business development, relationship building and social media, she brings a wide range of skills and experience to the RDA office. Most recently in her career as a Finance Broker, she was recognised as a finalist in 2017 and 2018 in the national ‘Women in Finance’ Awards for the development and delivery of the ‘Creating Wealthy Women’ finance seminar.

She has extensive work experience across a wide range of industries including self-employment, hospitality, travel, tourism, sport and finance and is looking forward to increasing her knowledge of the projects and economic development in our region. In addition, Lainie also held a Board Member position with the Cairns Business Women’s Club in 2018 and was responsible for sponsorship and event management.

She has travelled extensively and has lived overseas on Christmas Island, in Hamilton, New Zealand and Hanoi, Vietnam before making Cairns home for the past seven years, with her husband and two children.