Senior Management Team


Chief Executive Officer

Stanley has over 30 years of local, national and international experience leading transformational change in education, health and social-infrastructure. Over the past 10 years, YouthCARE has grown over 400% as an organisation under Stanley's vision and leadership.

Whether it's navigating high-level policy frameworks or complex macro/micro social, economic and legal issues, Stanley has the ability to engage and strategically execute plans to achieve maximum value.


Chief Operating Officer

Michael has over 15 years of experience in the not-for-profit sector and has been a part of YouthCARE since 2012.

He holds a Masters of Business Administration, is a Graduate of the Australian Institude of Company Directors and has extensive knowledge in strategic and operational management. 

Michael's growth-driven approach ensures the continuous improvement of the delivery of YouthCARE's services and programs - and his exceptional people skills provide constant encouragement within the organisation.


Head of Human Services

Liesl has been with YouthCARE since 2008.

She holds an Advanced Diploma in Counselling, Diplomas in Management and Human Resources and a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology).

Liesl’s love of people and equipping them for service within school communities makes her a valued member of the YouthCARE team.


Finance Manager

Gennie joined YouthCARE in 2019 with over 18 years’ experience obtained with a variety of organisations both in Australia and internationally including engineering service providers, land development, education, food, manufacturing industries, government and not-for-profit organisations.

She is a CPA Australia qualified accountant who loves investing in people and seeing them grow in their role.