With over 25+ years of CEO-level experience in over eight industry sectors, Chris has chaired and sat on numerous boards, regional and community-based entities that included small, medium, and larger not-for-profits. Chris has been founder and Chair of a Social Justice Coalition in Melbourne’s west, an Integrated Justice Precinct Advisory Group informing the State Government on the urgent need for integrated justice services, and a criminal prosecutor for over 13 years.
Chris has held the title of CEO in aged care, an international group of companies that employs over 30,000 staff, a national strategic advisory company, a regional advocacy and lobbying group, in consumer affairs, in retail, and in health. He has held the title of Chairman at Community Leadership Australia and has been a capital campaign advisor to St Vincent’s Private Hospital in Melbourne.
Chris has been a strong advocate and champion for the broader communities that he has served, with a particular focus on more marginalised and vulnerable members of our community. He is passionate about leading values-driven organisations and has been instrumental in leading and advising many organisations undergoing significant change.