Committee membership: Chair Governance and culture
Qualifications: Primary Metallurgy Diploma, Applied Science Diploma, Advanced Management Diploma, Graduate Diploma in Management, Diploma in Frontline Leadership, Master’s Degree in Business Administration, GAICD
Background: Over 43 years in a range of engineering, technical, research and development, training and management roles in operations, engineering and maintenance. She was formerly a director of Liviende. Liz is retired.
Background: An extraordinary Li-Ve Tasmania participant, Patrick Eadington places a high priority on being involved and giving back to the community he lives in. Patrick designed a tool called the Disability awareness and resource training program and used this to raise community awareness about issues affecting the lives of people with disability. Patrick has a wealth of experience in the disability sector. He has been a member of the Hobart City and Glenorchy City Councils’ advisory committees, a Board member of Arts Action disability arts organisation and is a current director of Advocacy Tasmania. Patrick was a member of PDAC (Premier’s Disability Advisory Council) from 2011 to 2017 and represented PDAC in the NDIS Transitional Reference Group.
Committee membership: Governance and culture, Marketing and communications
Background: Jennifer has over 25 years’ experience in organisational development, learning and human resources. She has worked in senior management roles in both private enterprise and the public sector. Jennifer’s work has spanned projects in strategy development, coaching, training, recruitment, learning materials development, performance management, change and integration, researching complex issues, assessing systems and providing innovative solutions. Jennifer has worked throughout Australia, Singapore, Thailand and with Asian and Pacific countries.
Committee membership: Finance, audit and risk management
Qualifications: MAICD, MBA (in progress).
Background: Tim has experience and networks in a range of business stages - from co-founding a software start-up, to senior business management specialising in agricultural investment management. Tim’s approach is strategic and results driven and his successes are based in strong commercial and financial acumen. He is a Director of Mornington Park Developments (Waste Management), as well a Management Consultant at Deloitte, and holds various commercial and community-based roles, including ownership of several businesses.
Experience: over 30 years’ experience in the disability sector, Paul has a keen interest in the enhancement of organisational culture and the application of business systems, particularly as they interface with services provided under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), to people living with disability.
Paul has enjoyed a number of key roles as a member of the National Disability Services (NDS). He is a former Chair of the Tasmanian chapter and a former National Vice President. Paul was also a Director of the Tasmanian Council on Intellectual Disability. He is a member of the Council of Jane Franklin Hall where he Chairs both the Committee on Culture and the Finance, Audit and Risk Management Committee.
Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, MBA and CAHRI
Experience: Rachel has operated her own business and worked in both the public and private sectors in positions including: HR Support, HR consultancy, business development and divisional management for a local recruitment fi rm. Rachel joined Li-Ve Tasmania in February 2009 in this statewide role. She leads a team in proactively supporting Li-Ve Tasmania’s people to achieve the organisation’s strategic goals within a legal and industrial relations context.
Experience: Nicole has over 11 years of management experience, gained mainly in the finance and mining sectors both in Australia and overseas. Nicole joined Liviende Veranto as Deputy Operations Manager in August 2013 and transitioned to the role of Operations Manager in February 2014. Nicole has a passion for the people we support and has relished the opportunity to apply her knowledge and skills to the disability sector. She has a strong network in the sector and a keen focus on change management.
Qualifications: Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia, Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia
Background: Chris is an experienced CFO, commercial and general manager with a Chartered Accounting background. He has worked in a range of industries, including supply and logistics, professional advisory, financial services and agriculture.