Our directors and chief executive officer are committed to the purpose of our organisation, the services we provide to our clients and to achieving the highest standards of corporate governance.

John

John Thomas

Chairman of Directors

Qualifications: MBA, CPA, MAICD, JP(Qual)

Experience

Board member since 2014. A current Vice President for St Vincent de Paul Society Queensland State Council. Formerly Group Finance Director, Toyota Tsusho South Pacific Holdings Pty Ltd. Extensive financial management, strategic planning and general management experience, at senior management and board levels in large corporations, over a career spanning 40 years.

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Anthony Godfrey

Chief Executive Officer

Qualifications: CA, B Fin Admin

Experience

Chief Executive Officer since 2012. Board member from 1999 until August 2016. A Chartered Accountant with extensive experience in finance, Mr Godfrey has held executive positions with Ozcare for over 20 years and was previously Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer.

Susan

Professor Susan Dann

Director

Qualifications: BA MPub Admin PhD(UQ), FAMI CPM MAICD

Experience

Board member since 2013. Professor of Marketing, Australian Catholic University. Extensive experience as a Board director including St Rita’s College, St Vincent’s and Holy Spirit Health, General Practice Queensland, Quality Improvement Council, Australian Marketing Institute and AFL QLD Commission.

Peter

Peter Driver

Director

Qualifications: FCPA, JP (Qual), B. Bus

Experience

Board member since 2016. Certified Practising Accountant – partner in a private accounting business in regional Queensland. Over 20 years experience in senior management positions in private and public organisations. Former Board member and State Treasurer of St Vincent de Paul Society, Queensland.

John Forrest

John Forrest

Director

Experience

Board member since 2021. As State Council President in Queensland from 2014-2018, as well as being a Vice President on State Council from 1998-2001, John has served terms as president at conference, regional and diocesan level and was a member of SVDP National Council from 2014-2018. His working life encompassed public broadcast production, electrical engineering, and building construction. John was acknowledged for nearly three decades of service to The Society and his invaluable contribution when he became the recipient of The Vincentian Cross in 2019, the highest award available from The Society.

Mike Gilmour

Mike Gilmour

Director

Qualifications: Dip Acctg, MBA, GradDipACG, FCPA, FAICD, FGIA, JP(Qual)

Experience

Board member since 2020. Current member of St Vincent de Paul Society and a member of several governing committees/councils. A non-executive director and board chair, with over 20 years of experience including appointments on the Boards of Open Minds Australia, Metro North Hospital and Health Service, Metro North Brisbane Medicare Local and others. Extensive experience as a CFO and senior executive within the private health and hospital sector and other major corporate entities.

David Masters

David Masters

Director

Qualifications: B.Eng Mechatronics, M.Eng, GradDipBus, MAICD, PHD candidate

Experience

Board member since 2021. Extensive Board experience, with tenures on several boards nationally, ranging from superannuation, property development, building services, health services and not-for-profits. Currently researching a PHD at Bond University on advanced home care technology for dementia care.

Declan Rooney

Declan Rooney

Director

Qualifications: B.Sc. Computer Science, MBA, Grad Cert Applied Law, GAICD

Experience

Board member since 2020. Declan brings with him extensive experience as a technology executive in both public and private sector. Declan is highly skilled in strategy, technology, risk, governance, financial management and digital transformation.

Glynis Schultz

Glynis Schultz

Director

Experience

Board member since 2020. Senior Director, Community and Oral Health, Metro North Hospital and Health Service. An experienced senior executive in health, former clinician and formerly Chief Executive South West Hospital and Health Service (SWHHS). Extensive knowledge of the aged care industry and significant experience working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander partner organisations and across local, state and commonwealth governments.