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Governance

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We are committed to providing the highest standard of support services and care to individuals, families and communities.

Our Board and Leadership team provide the overarching governance structure that enables us to deliver on our mission of valuing dignity, strengthening families and connecting communities.


The CatholicCare Board comprises:

Richard Haddock AM (Chair)

Richard began his professional life as a lawyer with Blake Dawson Waldron and went on to become Deputy General Manager at BNP Paribas. Richard is currently a professional company director and also serves on the boards of several charitable organisations including St Vincent’s Curran Foundation and the Sisters of Charity Foundation.

Rev. Dr. Gerald Gleeson

Fr. Gerry was ordained a priest in 1978. Most of his priestly ministry was spent teaching philosophy and Christian Ethics at the Catholic Institute of Sydney. He served as CatholicCare Sydney’s Director of Mission for several years before being appointed to the position of Vicar General for the Archdiocese of Sydney in 2015. Fr. Gerry has served on the boards of a number of organisations and was a member of the Australian Health Ethics Committee from 2006-12.

John Leotta

John is a partner at Deloitte with over 30 years’ experience providing audit and advisory services to leading Australian and international organisations, working closely with senior management, boards and audit committees. John has extensive experience leading the audits of major corporations operating in diverse industries and expertise across strategy, operations and finance.

Sr. Moya Hanlen

Sr. Moya is a Daughter of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart and holds degrees in education and Canon Law. She has ministered in secondary education and religious formation and was privileged to serve her Congregation as Provincial Councillor and then as Provincial Leader. In 2005, she joined the Office of the Bishop, Wollongong, initially as Canonical Consultant and then, as Chancellor and Bishop’s Delegate for Child Protection. She returned to Sydney in 2015 to assume a leadership role within her Congregation. Sr. Moya continues her work in Canon Law and is also a member of a number of councils for Catholic bodies. She was recently named a member of the Executive Committee for the Plenary Council 2020. In 2014 Pope Francis bestowed on her the Cross of Honour “In recognition of distinguished service to the Church and to the Pope”.

Greg Mackay

Greg worked with the Macquarie Group in Australia, the UK and Asia for over 20 years. His time with Macquarie saw him work in varied fields such as derivatives trading and funds management. Greg is currently a partner at Alfred Street Investment Partners. He is also a member of the St. Ignatius’ College (Riverview) Council and Chair of the Finance Committee.

Madeleine Mattera

Madeleine is a partner and the Head of Financial Services at Grant Thornton Australia. She has a keen interest in helping organisations grow and succeed in an environment of evolving regulatory pressure, demographic shifts, financial technology innovation and changing consumer behaviour. Madeleine is a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand, a Member of the AICD and a Registered Company Auditor. She has over 25 years’ of business experience and also serves as a member of the Good Samaritans Finance Council.

Graham West

Graham brings over 25 years’ experience in the NFP and Government sectors as a CEO, government minister, Member of Parliament, board member and chair, advisor, systems administrator, analyst, researcher and consultant. Today Graham is the Australian National President of the St Vincent de Paul Society and, through his consultancy KB West Advisory, works with several of Australia’s leading social services organisations.


The Executive Leadership Team consists of:

  • Mark Phillips, Chief Executive Officer
  • Luke Stevens, Deputy Chief Executive Officer
  • Raymond Pak, Chief Operating Officer
  • Richard Melki, Chief Financial Officer
  • Jennifer Cordingley, General Manager Community Engagement
  • Anna Slowiaczek, Executive Manager People at CatholicCare
  • Kerryn Tutt, General Manager Home Care
  • Sharron Matayalo, Executive Manager Family Services
  • Peter Carey, Executive Manager Counselling and Relationship Services
  • Morgan Childers, Executive Manager Out of Home Care and Adoptions


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