We believe that all staff should be a part of the ICLA story and our goal is to develop a committed and innovative workforce.
Our aim is to support a culture of involvement and achievement. With a commitment to best practice and the realisation of shared goals, ICLA strives to provide a happy, safe and satisfying environment.
ICLA is committed to the provision a high quality service for the benefit of the people we support and the organisation’s Code of Conduct supports our values of respect, integrity results and accountability.
Central to our organisation are our Support Workers who work tirelessly to enhance the quality of life of every person we support. Their passion and enthusiasm is supported by our dedicated and committed administration and management teams. Our Executive Leadership Team draws on a wealth of experience and expertise to steer us in the right direction, along with the unwavering support of our Board of Directors.
Our Executive Team
Our Chief Executive is responsible for leading the Executive and ensuring organisational functions and objectives are realised; and is responsible for the ongoing management of the organisation in accordance with the strategy, policies and programs approved by the Board.
Our Executive is made up of the Chief Executive and our Executive members. It provides effective leadership to drive and monitor the strategic direction of our organisation and establishing business plans to meet our strategic goals.
Lynne Graham – Chief Executive Officer
RN, B,Soc,Sc, LLB, MBA
Lynne joined ICLA in 2016 and has over 25 years’ experience in the welfare and community services sector. She has held a number of senior positions with other not-for-profit providers in the areas of operations and corporate services. Lynne has a passion for social justice and inclusion and is driven to ensure that ICLA provides quality and innovative services. She believes that every individual, regardless of their need, is entitled to a life of possibility and opportunity.
With a clinical background, a depth of experience in the provision of social services, a law and business degree, Lynne is well positioned to lead ICLA in this new and challenging environment.
Karen Whitton – Client Services Manager
Karen joined ICLA in 2016. Karen comes with an extensive background having worked in the community services sector for 15 years. She has a passion for working with people experiencing social disadvantage and in particular individuals who require clinical support and intervention. Her most recent roles include working in the UK for 9 years in the youth justice services in positions of leadership and management.
Karen is looking forward to leading the community services team in contemporary best practice. Karen is a registered Psychologist.
George Vrontas – Chief Financial Officer
B Comm, CPA
George is a qualified accountant and has been working in the accounting field since 1980 with over 20 years in senior finance roles. He has worked in various industries including Professional Services, Education and Training, Manufacturing, Fashion and Recreation where he has gained broad experience in Business Management, Financial and Management reporting, statutory compliance and HR.
George manages the Corporate Services team and also acts as Company Secretary for the board of directors.
John Diasinos – Corporate Development Manager & WHS and Risk Coordinator
MCom Law, FCIS, FCSA, FGIA, J.P.
John is an experienced Governance professional with strong technical compliance knowledge in the translation and interpretation of regulatory obligations into business processes. He has gained experience in development and management of Risk and Compliance frameworks in line with Australian/New Zealand Standards AS 3806:2006.
John has previously worked for publicly listed and private companies and not for profit organisations with responsibility for Risk & Compliance, Governance, Company Secretariat, Assurance, WHS and Corporate Insurance administration programs.
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