Ambitious and driven are two qualities Kirrilly would use to describe herself. Having received the Richard Marles Outstanding Leadership Award in 2015 and the ADF Long Tan award in 2019, she constantly persevered through hardships to find success.
She received the Skyline Education Foundation Scholarship in 2017 during a difficult time when her father had to live away from her and her family to work in Sydney and provide financially for them. Her mother was also taking care of her two sick, elderly grandparents. Thanks to the support of Skyline, she graduated from Northern Bay College in 2019 and is studying a psychology degree at the Victoria University.
She hopes to become a Clinical Psychologist in the near future and as a Skyline Alumni, she is currently employed by as a Project Assistant here at Skyline.