Rodney Vlais is one of Australia's most noted policy advisors, trainers and consultants in family and domestic violence perpetrator interventions and perpetrator intervention systems. A psychologist (in recovery) and experienced men's behaviour change program practitioner, he previously performed a variety of policy, research, practice development and executive roles with No To Violence / Men's Referral Service.

Rodney draws upon his background in social justice and environmental struggle to help him apply intersectional feminist understandings towards collective gender-based activism.