Sue Thomas has a long history of working within the community services sector. She spent 16 years working in local government with the Cities of Mitcham, Marion and Onkaparinga in the community development field.
Sue then moved into the non-government sector working at executive level in diverse community services organisations. She has experience working in child protection, mental health, homelessness, aged care, disability and alcohol and other drugs. Sue has experience running statewide services across South Australia, Victoria and Tasmania along with contributing to strategic and organisational development outcomes for a leading national not for profit.
Sue has also served at Board level on a number of sector related peak bodies and has strong ties within the university sector.
As a strong advocate for participants and clients, she has a commitment to supporting improved outcomes for the people she works with, along with a keen interest in strategy, business planning and development and organisational development.