Board & Leadership team

Our Board of Directors and Leadership team are responsible for the overall governance, strategic direction and management of PeopleKind Group.

The professional skills, knowledge and lived experience that our Board members bring to their role, along with their sound strategic decision-making, has seen PeopleKind emerge as a diverse human services group well equipped to thrive now and into the future.

Board of Directors

Evelyn Hogg


Simon te Brinke

Deputy Chairperson

Julianne Allan

Deputy Chairperson

Eileen Newby


Dr. Edward Petch


Silvana Cappi


Bernadette Celliers


Robert Lawrence


Felicity Zempilas


Leadership team

Gordon Trewern

Group Chief Executive Officer

Geoff Patching

Chief Financial Officer

Caroline Watt

Chief Executive Officer

Nulsen Disability Services

Danica Wieman

Executive Director

Marketing & Engagement

Daniel Reid

Executive Director

Risk, Compliance & Governance

Vicki Bosworth

Executive Director

People & Culture

Shane Mauger

Managing Director


Kyla O’Leary

Managing Director

Pillar Support Coordination

Wendy O’Connor

Managing Director

Melior Positive Behaviour Support

Nebojsha Franich

Managing Director

Superyou Therapy