Category Archives: The Odyssey team

Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Margaret Gardner AC 

Professor Margaret Gardner was the 9th and first woman President and Vice-Chancellor of Monash University from 1 September 2014 until 4 August 2023.  Prior to joining Monash, Professor Gardner was Vice-Chancellor and President of RMIT from April 2005 until August 2014. She has extensive academic experience, having held various leadership positions in Australian universities throughout […]

Anne Cox

Executive Manager, Residential Services Anne has 30 years of leadership and management experience across health, aged care, community services and disability sectors. This is the first time Anne has worked in AOD residential rehabilitation and she brings a new set of eyes to our programs using her skills in clinical governance and residential settings. Anne […]

Jane Williams

Executive Manager Community Programs Jane has over 15 years experience in the community services sector and has been responsible for managing, overseeing, developing and implementing practice improvements to programs across a variety of service delivery portfolios including; Out of Home Care services, Men’s services, Counselling and Support Services, Alcohol and Other Drug Services, Integrated Family […]

Gail Bradley

Gail Bradley is a clinical psychologist and mental health services manager with over 30 year’s experience in public mental health in Victoria. She is passionate about providing person-centred, recovery-focused and evidence-based care for service consumers. Gail held the role of Psychology Advisor for NorthWestern Mental Health program for seven years with professional responsibility for a […]

Sue Carter

Sue Carter is a company director, and consultant in corporate governance and board effectiveness.  For many years she was a tutor for the Australian Institute of Company Directors, facilitating programs covering directors’ duties, financial reporting and board processes. She qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG in the UK, and holds a BA (Hons) in […]

Peter Allen

Peter Allen spent more than 20 years in the Victorian Public service in which time he served as Deputy Secretary in the Department of Health and Community Services, Victoria’s Chief Drug Strategy Officer, Director of Schools, Secretary of the Department of Education and Training, Secretary of the Department of Tourism, Sport and the Commonwealth Games […]

David Broadbent

David Broadbent is former newspaper and television journalist with more than 35 years experience covering Federal and State Politics. A former Director of News for Channel Seven Melbourne and Sydney, he has worked in Canberra, Bangkok, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. In 2007 he joined the Victorian State Government, leading the Communications Divisions in Arts Victoria, […]