Working as the Managing Director of State Trustees Tony spent 11 years overseeing the management and operation of the financial and legal service that supports those under a statutory appointment from VCAT. State Trustees employed over 450 people with a gross revenue of over $65m. Under Tony’s management State Trustees grew from 7,000 clients to over 9,200 clients.
Tony’s professional career includes 25 years working for the National Australia Bank (NAB) in domestic and international positions across Marketing and Credit Strategy & Planning. Tony also took a secondment to NAB’s former subsidiary in Northern Ireland.
Tony’s industry leadership positions have included President of the Trustee Companies Association, Member of the Financial Services Council Board Trustee Committee, Treasurer of the Australian Guardianship and Administration Council and a member of the Association of the Australian Public Trustees.
A graduate of the Queensland University of Technology, Tony holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and is a CPA, he is also a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Peta is a current Board Member of UFS Dispensaries Ltd and sits on the Waubra Primary School Council. Previously Peta served as the National president of Junior Chamber in 2001 and the International Vice President in 2005.
Peta holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Acctg), Graduate Diploma Corporate Governance and is currently studying her MBA. She is professionally accredited CPA and MAICD.
Trish has contributed to the organisation as a Senior Manager Employment and Vocational Services working across youth programs, housing and employment support programs.
Trish has managed the application of tenders and the implementation and establishment of these programs. More recently she has been responsible for managing Centacare Jobactive contract.
Trish holds a Bachelor of Arts, Diploma of Education, Bachelor of Education and a Graduate Diploma in Educational Administration.
She is a professional member of the National Employment Services Association and Jobs Australia.
Deanna’s previous roles include 22 years with the Department of Health/ Human Services Victoria and General Services Manager Lakeside Psychiatric Hospital.
Lyn holds 25 years’ experience in the child, youth and family services sector, including extensive experience as a private consultant. Lyn’s previous positions include working for Glastonbury Child and Family Services as Team Leader, Manager and Director of Family, Placement and Community Services.
Lyn also holds a breadth of knowledge in training, quality, and government policy and change initiatives in the community services sector. Lyn has managed health services and equity and diversity programs within the higher education sector.
Lyn holds a Bachelor of Social Work and a Diploma of Management and is a member of the Australian Association of Social Workers, and the Deakin Alumni Association.
Our organisation chart (below ) details the program areas each of our Executive team members are responsible for.