Mike Hollett is the current Chairman of the Western Australian Water Corporation and is a Director of both H&H Development Enterprises and the Kimberley Marine Support Base Pty Ltd. In his previous role as a former CEO of the National Lifestyle Villages Group, he acquired extensive property sector experience specialising in the affordable delivery of new housing estates and resources sector accommodation communities. Mike joined the Ocean Gardens Board in 2013 and was elected Chairman in 2016.
Anthony Kinder is the owner and Managing Director of Wilson & Hart, a home building company. A resident of City Beach for over 20 years, he is a CPA, GAICD and holds a Bachelor of Finance. He previously held senior roles in the building industry including General Manager, BGC Residential and Chief Financial Officer at BGC/J-Corp. Anthony has over 20 years’ experience in the building and finance industry and is a past President of the Housing Industry Association (HIA)WA.
Kylie has extensive banking and structured finance experience gained through roles as Business Development Director of a national strategic financial advisory company, Director of a large social and affordable housing NFP, and early career in property finance and corporate banking, both in Australia and overseas. Kylie is a scholarship winner from WA Government for Emerging Female Leaders, a Mentor and Fellow of FINSIA, a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is currently taking time off to complete a doctorate in finance. Kylie joined the Ocean Gardens Board in 2017.
Felicite Black holds a Masters Degree in Business, a Bachelor of Arts and Diplomas in Nursing and Midwifery and she is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors . She retains several professional memberships including being a member of the Telstra Business Women’s Awards Alumni as a Western Australian finalist. Felicite’s wide experience in Health & Community Services spans a career of more than 30 years. Initially training as a Registered Nurse Felicite quickly progressed into management roles. During her career she has held senior appointments in private health insurance, private hospitals, specialist medical practices, aged and community care, occupational health, youth mental health and suicide prevention. Felicite joined the Board of Ocean Gardens in 2016.
Lee Verios has more than 40 years’ experience as a commercial and property lawyer in Western Australia. He retired from active practice in 2012. Throughout his career, Lee worked in both large and smaller specialised firms and was often appointed to senior management roles in addition to his legal work. Lee is also an experienced Company Director, having held positions in a variety of enterprises in the public, large private and not for profit sectors. He is currently a director of Finbar Ltd, the Wyllie Group Pty Ltd and The Hellenic Initiative Australia. Lee and his family have lived in City Beach for over 35 years. He joined the Board of Ocean Gardens in 2014.
Ray Glickman is a successful business leader with over 20 years’ experience at CEO level and a strong reputation as a Board Chairman and Non-Executive Director. Ray led both Amana Living and the City of Fremantle to numerous National and State awards. In 2017, Ray won the WA Aged & Community Services Excellence Award. His directorships past and present include chairing Tiller Cycles Pty Ltd, Aged & Community Services Western Australia (ACSWA), Therapy Focus and the Fremantle Chamber of Commerce as well as serving as Deputy President/Chairman of Aged & Community Services Australia (ACSA), Writing WA and Chorus Australia. Ray is the Principal of From Left Field, providing support to diverse businesses in the fields of strategy, business transformation, culture development and leadership coaching and mentoring.In addition to his local consulting practice, Ray is one of the principals of the international consulting group, Evermore Global. Ray holds Masters degrees in Business, Applied Social Studies and Psychology & Philosophy. He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Ray joined the Board of Ocean Gardens in 2016.
Phil was appointed General Manager of Ocean Gardens in July 2018. Phil has 14 years’ experience working in the Aged Care sector, including 6 years as General Manager Retirement Living with a large not-for-profit Aged Care provider. Phil has tertiary and post graduate qualifications in Business.
Simon McGrath was appointed Finance Manager and Board Secretary in January 2018. He has worked in the Aged Care sector at a senior level for over 12 years, is a Chartered Management Accountant and CPA.
Business Manager, Residential and Community Services
Kary trained as a Registered Nurse and midwife at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in SA before moving to Flinders Medical Centre, then to WA in 1995 where she worked at St John of God Subiaco. Working life changed direct ion in her late 30s and she completed an Advanced Diploma in Accounting while working as a Finance / HR Administrator. When Kary’s children left home she moved to a management role at Advocare Inc. and studied a Bachelor of Commerce. Most recently she led a Community Care Team at the Bethanie Group. Kary intends to do a re-entry program for Registered Nurses in 2019.
Mark Burgess joined the Ocean Gardens team in 2019 and comes to us with 25 years’ experience as a real estate agent and small business owner.