Board of Directors

  • Ms Gael Fraser

    Board Chair

    Ms Fraser, a former Chair of SACOSS, has worked extensively in senior government positions as a senior executive and senior political advisor to Government. As the previous Acting CEO, WorkCover SA, Director, Office of the Training & Skills Commission, Senior Consultant, Lizard Drinking, Chief of Staff to several Ministers and Board Member of several organisations and bodies, Ms Fraser has significant expertise in governance, policy, strategy and program development.

  • Dr Paul Kilvert

    Board Secretary, B.A. (Hons), Dip Ed, PhD., FAICD, FACEL

    Dr Kilvert possesses senior leadership experience gained through executive roles in government including Chief Executive of the SACE Board of South Australia, Executive Director for Policy, Planning and Performance in the Department of Education and Children's Services, and Principal of Unley High School. He is a member of the Governance Committee and Chair of the Risk Committee.

  • Mr Bruce Trebilcock

    Board Treasurer, FCPA, FAICD, FGIA, MBA.

    Mr Trebilcock is an experienced non-executive Director. During his career, he has been successful in general managerial and financial roles with large corporate organisations. Mr Trebilcock shares over 5 years’ experience as Director of a major South Australian aged and community care provider. He is a member of the Uniting Church and is also a member of the Governance Committee.

  • Mr Gary Wilson

    Board Member, B.Sc., B.Soc.Admin.

    Mr Wilson has experience in social work, human resource management, advocacy and governance in both Government and Non-Government sectors. Previously the Executive Director of Shelter SA, Mr Wilson is a member of the South Australian Council of Social Services, Secretary of Justice for Refugees SA and was a Visiting Fellow at the University of Adelaide's Centre for Housing, Urban and Regional Planning.

  • Mrs Gloria Parker

    Board Member, BSc, MBA, DipT(Sec.), Grad Dip Ab Studies, CPMgr.

    Mrs Parker is a consultant in strategic management, marketing and general management in both the profit and not-for-profit sectors and has lengthy experience in Uniting Church administration and governance. She is a member of the UnitingSA Board’s Finance and Audit Committee.

  • Ms Helen Fulcher

    Board Member, B.A. (Hons), B.Ed. M.A.

    Ms Fulcher brings leadership experience at senior levels of local government, housing and environment protection, including Chief Executive roles of Housing New Zealand Corporation and South Australia's Environment Protection Authority. Ms Fulcher held responsibility for services across the SA Housing Trust for 14 years and is a member of the Urban Renewal Authority Board.

  • Ms Karen Hunt

    Board Member, B.Beh.Sci, Cert.Min., GAICD

    Ms Hunt has extensive experience in the higher education and health sectors, including a number of years in senior roles at the University of South Australia where she is currently Manager: Equity. She brings expertise in stakeholder management, policy, sponsorship, communication, mental health and community engagement and is a member of the Risk Committee.

  • Ms Kate Ireland

    Board member, GAICD, Dip MP, B Ec.

    Ms Ireland has many years' experience working in the health, community, disability and housing sectors, including more than 10 years in board positions. She brings expertise in finance, risk management and governance.

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