SPOT was developed by Lorrie Brook and Gary Shepherd.
Lorrie Brook has worked as a Family Lawyer in Brisbane. Over a number of years Lorrie has been establishing a popular Communication website for separated parents, called, ‘Our Children Australia’. Lorrie is passionate about making the separation process easier for couples, families, children and all concerned.
Gary Shepherd is a senior Solicitor in Queensland, and an experienced Social Worker, who has had a 40+ year interest and involvement in the area of family law. Gary holds Masters Degrees in both Law and Social Work, and a Graduate Diploma in Family Dispute Resolution. He is widely regarded as one of the most experienced Family Dispute Resolution Practitioners (Mediators) in Australia, and also undertakes completion of Family Reports in disputed family law matters, and Social Assessment Reports in the area of Child Protection.