Larah Kennedy

Team Lead & Community Consultant

Meet Larah Kennedy

Larah Kennedy is highly experienced in managing and growing big communities, implementing and managing social advertising campaigns on Facebook and Twitter, and in offline community outreach and event organisation for influencers and community champions. She counts diplomacy, empathy, and humour among her best tools.

Larah spent the first half of her career working in broadcast media, namely Foxtel and SBS, where she worked as a research analyst. She then moved into FCMG, working on branded online communities for Woolworths and Hungry Jacks, before becoming a Community and Social Media Manager for Michelle Bridges 12 Week Body Transformation.

In 2013, Larah was a speaker at Swarm, Australia’s only conference for community managers. At Quiip, Larah has worked on, VicHealth, SANE Australia, SEEK and AMP Capital.

Based on the NSW Mid North Coast, Larah is an avid reader and a “hippy at heart”. She loves yoga, meditation, and all things in the pursuit of inner peace.

Projects Larah Kennedy has worked on


Community Management, Content Moderation, Risk Management, Social Media Holiday Cover & Social Media Monitoring

Movember engaged Quiip to create and implement a governance strategy, community guidelines, response templates and other required documentation to support the campaign across its global social media channels. Quiip was also engaged to provide community management and moderation services 24/7 throughout the World Suicide Prevention Day campaign.

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NSW Health - Play Safe community strategy and management

Advanced training & workshops, Community Management, Content Creation, Online Community Strategy Development, Online Moderation Partnership, Risk Management, Social Media Monitoring & Support for Volunteer Moderation Team

NSW STIPU engaged Quiip to provide online community strategy and community management for Play Safe, a sexual health website for young people providing information on safe sex, condoms, STIs, testing and treatment.

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REA Group

& Community Management

Quiip provided Australia's No.1 property site for real estate with a full-time in-house community manager and after-hours support during its massive 2014 brand campaign Australia Lives Here featuring Arnold Schwarzenegger.

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AMP Capital

Advanced training & workshops & Online Community Strategy Development

Quiip helped Australia's leading investment manager launch its SMSF community. From strategy and governance to risk management and daily operations, Quiip has been with AMP Capital every step of the way.

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Meet the team

Alison Michalk


I'm the CEO and Founder of Quiip, a global leader in online community management and moderation services.

Julie Delaforce

General Manager

I'm a specialist in social media and online community, and I make sure everything is better than expected.

Lauren Piro

Team Lead & Community Consultant

I'm one of Quiip's most versatile, experienced community managers and a talented copywriter.

Larah Kennedy

Team Lead & Community Consultant

I grow big communities, develop interactive Facebook apps and manage social advertising campaigns.

Kellie Barnes

Senior Community Manager

I help small businesses understand how to use social media in their marketing strategy.

Dan Stork

Community Manager

I am a passionate digital marketer and graphic designer, with experience including content production, social media strategy development and community management.

Rachel Beaney

Senior Community Manager

I am a social and digital media specialist, fluent in the generation of engaging content, community management, and social media analysis.

Erin Tierney

Community Consultant

I love working with communities full of passionate fans, who are completely engaged and switched on.

Lani Bagley

Community Manager

I'm a social media and community manager, copywriter, and online content creator.

Danielle Schwerin

Community Manager

I am a career communicator and avid believer in the two-way-conversation between organisations and their communities.

Jay Batten

Senior Community Manager

I constantly strive to achieve, and love learning, mentoring and educating others about all things social media.