We are a registered company subject to the Corporations Act and regulated by the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) and the Australian Charities & Not-for-Profit Commission.

Wellways Constitution

Organisational chart

Board of Directors

The Board sets our strategic direction and oversees and reviews the management of the organisation.

Our Board of Directors brings a variety of skills and expertise to Wellways to support us to achieve our vision and mission.

  • Portrait of Michael Gorton

    Michael Gorton AM

    LLB, BComm, FRACS (Hon), FANZCA (Hon)

    Board Chair

    Chair of the Governance, Policy and Advocacy Committee

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  • Portrait of Julie Babineau

    Julie Babineau

    MSW (Social Work), BSc (PhEd), GAICD

    Board Deputy Chair

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  • Portrait of Elleni Bereded-Samuel

    Elleni Bereded-Samuel AM

    MEd, GradCert (MBA&M), GradDip (Counselling)

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  • Portrait of Rosemary Boote

    Rosemary Boote


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  • Portrait of James Digby

    James Digby

    MBA, GradDip International and Community Development, BBus, FCPA

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  • Portrait of Scott Hartley

    Scott Hartley


    Chair of the Finance, Audit & Resource Management Committee

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    Rod Little


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  • Portrait of Reba Meagher

    Hon. Reba Meagher

    BA, MLLR, GradDip Industrial Law, GAICD

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  • Portrait of Richard Newton

    Professor Richard Newton


    Chair of the Quality & Safety Committee

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  • Portrait of Kay Toshach

    Kay Toshach

    B.Phyt, GradCertHAdmin, GAICD

    Chair of the People & Culture Committee

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Executive Leadership Team

The Executive Leadership Team (ELT), with the board, set the direction for the organisation to achieve our vision and mission.

The ELT is also responsible for the effective operations of the organisation, ensuring everything is in place to ensure everyone can do their work safely and effectively.

  • Portart of Laura Collister

    Laura Collister

    Chief Executive Officer

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    David Gerrard

    Chief Financial Officer

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  • Portrait of Gerard Reed

    Gerard Reed

    Company Secretary and Director, Business Development

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  • Portrait of Nicole Kondogiannis

    Nicole Kondogiannis

    Director, People and Culture

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  • Portrait of Nikki Wynne

    Nikki Wynne

    Director, Service Delivery

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  • Portrait of Rachael Lovelock

    Rachael Lovelock

    Director, Business Systems Transformation

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