Meet the Team

Justine Saidman is the Director of PJ Library in Australia. She is responsible for overseeing all aspects of PJ Library including strategic planning and Beyond the Books programming. Justine has a passion for books and all things literary. She is a mother to three children.

Bev from PJ Victoria and Beyond joined the PJ family earlier this year in a supportive role to Rachel Arber, the PJ Victoria Coordinator. Bev is very excited to replace Rachel during her maternity leave. She has enjoyed a long career in Early Childhood Education and in educating young adults to become Early Childhood Educators. Bev's training extends to supporting mums with babies during her time with Caring Mums in Melbourne. She looks forward to many wonderful experiences in promoting PJ Library in Victoria.

Wendy Dolowitz is the PJ Library Program Manager in NSW and ACT.  She has an early childhood education background and has worked in a variety of settings teaching young children as well as worked as a Play Therapist at Sydney Children's Hospital and was the Director of a premium Long Day Care Centre.  She is passionate about engaging all children based on their individual needs and thrives on the potential impact we can have on an individual child, their family and our community.  She is a mother to two daughters.