CEO

Thomas joined the Donald Simpson Centre as Centre Manager by the appointment of the Board in 2015 to oversee all management and operations of the centre. The Board promoted Thomas as CEO at March 2019 Board meeting. As the CEO of community centre, Thomas is responsible for the overall financial, operational management of the centre, leading strategic goals and objectives, and providing policy advice to the Board members.

Thomas qualifications include Masters of Business Administration, and Bachelors of Business Administration majoring in Marketing and HR. Previous work experience in Sporting and RTO industry.

Meet Our Board & Team Members

The Centre has many facets and we attempt to manage and maintain a smooth operation for our members. We probably make mistakes but none of the volunteers takes home anything but satisfaction in making a contribution to our community.

Board Chairman
Tony Christinson joined the Donald Simpson Board as an RDCOTA nominee in January 2010 before legislative changes caused an end to such representation…
Secretary
Chris Sheehan is Secretary of the DSC. He is a lawyer who worked for the Commonwealth Government for 30 years and is now a
Board Member
Marcell started working at 16 as a Stenographer for the Attorney General and Justice Department in Sydney…
Board Member
Laraine Dillon is a life-long professional communicator with many strings to her bow…
Board Member
Vimal is a Commercial and Succession Lawyer with McCarthy Durie Lawyers in Cleveland…