Milad khalil 
Team Leader

Milad joins us from Sydney Catholic Schools where he had served as Education Officer for Church Engagement in which he was involved in the formation and evangelisation of youth as well as family evangelisation events and programs within Catholic schools.

Milad will be focused on developing the collaborative vision of the Archdiocese for youth and young adult discipleship and evangelisation. He will involved in coordination of evangelising initiatives including gatherings with the Archbishop and auxiliary bishops, youth festivals, pilgrimages and World Youth Days, and other events as required, with a particular focus on delivering support to parishes in their outreach to youth and young adults.

Anna Harrison 
Youth Officer

Anna comes into Sydney Catholic Youth with a strong background in youth ministry where she served for two years of voluntary, full‐time work with Youth Mission Team (YMT) across the cities of Perth and Sydney. In this role, Anna helped in developing an array of youth ministry initiatives and experiences.

Anna will help support parishes with their youth ministry, develop faith formation for young women and lead social justice initiatives for young people to experience in the Archdiocese of Sydney.



John Nguyen
Youth Officer

John comes into Sydney Catholic Youth with experience from his time in Youth Ministry for Sydney Catholic Schools, Australian Catholic University, various parishes and in his Catholic Community of CFC Youth for Christ/ Singles for Christ – International. He has mentored and formed high school and University student leaders as well as creating pathways for young people to connect with their local parish.

John will be focused on the support of our parish youth leaders as well as delivering training and mentoring, resourcing, strategic planning and pastoral support.