Alison Freriks commenced with RECOVER Injury Research Centre early May 2016 as the senior operations manager. Alison has been employed by The University of Queensland since 2008 in various roles across the Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, before joining RECOVER. Alison has more than 20 years’ experience in finance, with roles including area manager, bookkeeper, business manager and finance officer. As senior operations manager, Alison is responsible for providing efficient and effective day-to-day management of the resources at RECOVER, including - but not limited to - finance, human resources and facilities management.