Uniting Housing board.
David has over 40 years of experience in providing housing for people in need. David is an independent director of PowerHousing Australia, a membership organisation for 35 of the largest community housing providers in Australia. David is Co-Chair of Under 1 Roof, a consortium of housing
Gabrielle has over 25 years of experience in property development and corporate operations in Australia and overseas, having held executive roles with RMIT University, Affordable Housing Solutions, Primelife, Hamton and Jones Lang LaSalle. A property development and corporate strategy
Tess is a corporate and commercial lawyer who has worked in the healthcare, banking and mining sectors. Throughout her legal career, Tess has undertaken a range of pro bono and Board roles with community legal services and community service organisations. Tess is currently the Deputy
Heather is an experienced non-executive director and specialist charity lawyer with broad experience in the areas of aged care, health and community services, affordable housing and Indigenous communities. Heather is the current Chair of Uniting in NSW.ACT, a director of Uniting Vic.Tas
Rev. Jenny Hayes
Jenny is currently the Minister of the Highlands Cluster and Chair of the Presbytery Western Victoria. Jenny has wide and varied experience in organisations within the church and community, including: 15 years as a Prison Chaplain, Founding member and 12 years as Chair of Werribee Housing,
Throughout the past 9 years Robyn, has held leadership positions in some of the Uniting Church’s largest community and aged care agencies. These include her roles as Executive Director of Uniting Aged Care (Vic/Tas), Executive Director of Blue Care and Executive Director of Australian Regional
Andrew is a chartered accountant at National Australia Bank (NAB). He is a senior finance professional with extensive experience in risk, governance, and audit across the banking and financial services sector. He has worked in the UK and Australia overseeing the interpretation and implementation
General Manager, Housing and Property
Kristie is an experienced leader within the not-for-profit, social enterprise and social service sectors working at the forefront of cross-sectoral collaboration to drive positive change.
Head of Housing Strategy & Asset Planning
Jan has extensive experience in executive positions within not-for-profit organisations in urban, regional, rural, and remote contexts within Australia.
She brings a wealth of experience to her role, most recently as the Director National Housing for YWCA Australia group and previously Chief Executive Officer of YWCA Victoria and CEO and Company Secretary of the YWCA Housing group. In December 2020, Jan was awarded the Sector Leader by PowerHousing Australia, in recognition of her long-term dedication and commitment to delivery of community housing for people experiencing homelessness or housing stress.
Jan is leading the preparation of Uniting Housing’s bid in response to the Victorian Government’s Big Housing Build program and development of our asset management strategy for the housing portfolio as part of implementing the joint Making Housing a Priority strategy.
Senior Manager Property Development
Lynne has more than 25-years’ experience working on property, projects and town planning in both the public and private sectors.
Lynne has more than 25-years’ experience working on property, projects and town planning in both the public and private sectors. Lynne previously worked at Homes Victoria where she delivered public housing estate renewals and sourced new development sites as part of the Big Housing Build. Lynne leads our development team which is working on a range of exciting new social and affordable housing projects around Victoria.
Lynne previously worked at Homes Victoria where she delivered public housing estate renewals and sourced new development sites as part of the Big Housing Build. Lynne leads our development team which is working on a range of exciting new social and affordable housing projects around Victoria.
Senior Manager Housing Services
Anne has extensive experience in community and social planning, policy development, affordable housing and community
Senior Manager Commercial Properties
Mark has 26 years of experience in real estate and has worked across the private, government and not-for-profit sectors.
Mark has extensive experience in developing, project managing and successfully completing building projects.
Manager Housing Practice & Policy
Robin is a housing policy and practice specialist with expert knowledge across a range of regulatory performance standards related to
Robin has worked in the social and affordable housing sectors for most of her career, as well as in the disability services sector.
She has worked in policy and program roles in state government in Victoria and Queensland, and as an independent housing consultant.
Manager Finance & Compliance
Susan has extensive experience across the corporate and community services sectors in ICT, finance, governance, compliance and risk.
Before joining the Housing and Property team in 2020 when the restructure for the new partnership took place, Susan was the Operations Manager of Uniting Housing Victoria.
Susan has worked for Uniting Church community service organisations since 2008 and brings a wealth of corporate and governance knowledge to the role. Susan specialises in social housing sector regulation and is integral to ensuring the regulatory compliance of Uniting Housing.
Susan is a member of the Uniting Church in Australia.
Senior Manager Asset Management
John has 20 years of facilities management experience in both the corporate and not-for-
He specialises in all areas of proactive scheduling of maintenance for life cycle efficiencies with a strong background in HVAC, plumbing, electrical & essential services across a property portfolio including, residential, commercial, retail & warehouses.
John has extensive experience managing a team of inhouse maintenance staff and specialised contractors. John has a background in merging organisations’ property departments within the community sector.
Sheng is an experienced development manager with proven success managing residential and commercial property developments of various
He has managed complex development projects from initial due diligence stages, the creation and updating of feasibility models, and site acquisition/purchase, execution of development agreement, through to design development and consultant engagement for development delivery.