Jennifer Crane, an army veteran, and Melanie Hill, an air force veteran, are writers who are undertaking a project to tell the personal stories of past and current serving women of the Australian Defence Forces in their own words.
Jennifer Crane graduated WRAAC OCS in 1979 and served in Ordnance units as a Supply Officer and later in Training and Development. Jennifer has a Master of Letters with Distinction in Creative Writing and Literature, is a published author and conducts craft of writing workshops for veterans.
Melanie was an Air Force Supply Officer for 18 years. She graduated from ADFA in 1992 and spent most of her career in flying units, and exercise and operations planning. Melanie has been an active Reservist for the past 9 years. Melanie is a published author and poet.