Staff and Board Members

Staff and Board Members

HICSA is an Aboriginal controlled organisation: at least 51% of the Board Members must be of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent. The governance model adopted by HICSA is based on the Koori Heritage Trust and Wuchopperen Health Service approaches.

2018 HICSA Committee of Management members:

  • Miranda Madgwick – President
  • Belinda Gillam-Derry – Vice President
  • Dr Jan Mahoney- Secretary
  • Dr Andrew Peters – Member
  • Merilyn Duff – Member
  • Chloe Williams – Member
  • Tony Monley – Member
  • Gail Crozier – Staff Ex Officio Member
  • Aunty Dot Peters – Lifetime member
  • Dr Doseena Fergie – COM Advisor
  • Garry Detez – Yarra Ranges Council COM Advisor


Lifetime Committee of Management Member:

  • Aunty Dot Peters​



HICSA adopts a reconciliation model whereby Aboriginal and Non Aboriginal staff are appointed based on merit, work experience, personal attributes and cultural knowledge or experience.  HICSA is committed to the workforce and professional development of its staff.

  • Anne Jenkins  – Chief Executive Officer
  • Kirsty Savage – Business Manager / Deputy CEO
  • Trevor Mays – Team Leader AoD/Outreach Worker
  • Grace Allan – Social Emotional & Well-being Worker
  • Fiona Crotty – AoD Support Worker​
  • Merryn Auldist – Support Worker / Swinburne Reconnect
  • Nikki Madgwick  – Community Engagement Worker/NDIS Support
  • Judy Smith – Oral Health Project Worker
  • Ralph Hume – Men’s Worker
  • Shenae Voce – Youth Engagement Worker
  • Roslyn Jenkins – Executive Assistant / Administration Coordinator