Damian is a Chartered Accountant and Audit Partner with BDO Chartered Accountants. He has been working in the accounting profession for some 25 years and provides services for a wide range of businesses in a variety of industries.
Kim has over 18 years’ experience in corporate communications and issues management. She has overseen and implemented communication strategies for several major organisations in the private and public sectors and has extensive experience working on high-profile projects across a broad range of industries.
David has worked in senior management with Qantas for over 33 years and brings a diverse range of experience to the Board in the areas of human resources, industrial relations and finance.
Cheryl has extensive experience in executive management in the health and community sectors. She is the CEO of the Institute for Healthy Communities Australia Group. She has undertaken a wide range of quality management system surveys over the past 14 years and led the establishment of Queensland’s first healthcare standards.
Dr Jeremy Hayllar
Jeremy is the Clinical Director of Metro North Hospital and Health Service’s Alcohol and Drug Service. His interests include dual diagnosis and the growing prevalence of pharmaceutical opioid dependence.
Raylee Taylor (OAM)
Raylee has been involved in suicide prevention and supporting the bereaved by suicide for over 20 years at state, national and international levels. She was the founding member of Care for Life: Suicide Prevention Assoc. and is a member of Suicide Prevention Australia (SPA) and the International Assoc for Suicide Prevention. Raylee received an Order of the Medal in the General Division (OAM) for Service to Community Health in the Queen’s Birthday honoury awards on 14 June 2021. She has also received a LIFE Award from SPA in 2006; a Premiers Award for Queensland Seniors in 2010 and a Gold Coast City Community Services Award in 2016 for work in suicide prevention.
Ray has over 30 years’ experience in the Queensland Police Service which has included operational, investigative, training and legal positions. He is currently the Inspector in charge of the Fortitude Valley Police Division. Ray is a Barrister at Law and a Director of the Queensland Police Credit Union.
Stuart is an experienced CEO, Senior Executive and Company Director specialising in Information Communications Technology (ICT) and strategy. His career commenced as an Army Officer and continues after 37 years as an active Army Reservist in Army Headquarters. Stuart’s background has spanned successful and large international and domestic projects and covers many areas of program and portfolio management, technical project management, procurement, and business process redevelopment.
Stuart is a registered nurse having worked in many senior nursing and health management positions. Stuart is also an experienced Health Service Assessor having worked and continues to work in national and international settings. Stuart values his work with Lives Lived Well as support and treatment helps with many specific needs. Stuart is also a solicitor with a current practicing certificate.
Don is a consultant in natural resource management and an active community member on a number of other boards and service organisations. Don’s interests are in community improvement programs.
John is Deputy Mayor of Shellharbour City Council and worked for some 33 years as a senior manager in the NSW Public Service, most recently with the Department of Education and Training. Prior to working in the public sector, John managed the Wollongong Crisis Centre (now known as Watershed) and served as a Board member for Watershed from 2018 to 2020. John is now our newest Board member, joining on 1 October 2020.
Lives Lived Well acknowledges the peoples of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australia, respecting their continuing connection to land, culture and community. We pay our respects to elders past, present and future.
Lives Lived Well celebrates diversity and is committed to providing inclusive services. Everyone has the right to live well, with dignity and respect. We offer support to all people without judgment or discrimination.