Chief Executive Officer (Commenced 2021), B. Social Work, B. Arts, Grad Cert Management
Jenny was appointed to the position of CEO in June 2021. She is an experienced Executive, with a demonstrated history of working in government and not-for-profit organisations across the aged care, community and health sectors. Jenny has over 20 years’ experience across these industries, and was previously the Executive Manager of Residential Services at Helping Hand and Chief Operating Officer at Neami National. Jenny has strong skills in strategic planning, risk management, quality, clinical governance and change management. She brings with her a sound commercial focus, balanced with a strong values-based and principles-led leadership philosophy.
Executive Manager Property and Housing (Commenced 2019), Post Grad Dip Housing Management and Policy
Ben commenced his role overseeing Property and Housing at UnitingSA in December 2019. He has over 20 years’ experience in the community services sector and was previously Head of Housing at Anglicare. Ben holds an essential role in growing UnitingSA Housing’s portfolio as well as leading our major property and aged care developments.
Executive Manager Community Services (Commenced 2021), B. Health Sci, M Pub Health
Dan has more than 20 years’ experience in the community services sector. This includes work in disability services, primary care, aged care, mental health and child and family services. Dan has held executive roles in a variety of government and non-government organisations, including running a successful human services consulting practice for almost a decade. Most recently, Dan played a key role as an executive on the Aged Care Royal Commission.
Executive Manager Aged Care (Commenced 2021), B. Nursing, MBA
Marilyn commenced with UnitingSA in October 2021 and holds demonstrated performance within both the aged care and acute sector environments, underpinned by increasingly complex regulatory and quality systems. Marilyn specialises in operational turn-around and leadership capacity building, and has a proven track record of leading improvement planning, quality assurance, risk management, system implementation, change management and achieving positive consumer outcomes.