Meet the Board

Morrissey Homestead is governed by a proactive, forward-thinking voluntary Board consisting of professional people who bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to the organisation. 

Kath Keeffe
Chair/Community Representative
A member of the Morrissey Board for the last two years my professional background is in accounting and finance including roles on several non-profit Boards of Management. Through my brother Tony, who is a client at Morrissey, I have been fortunate to meet and engage with many clients and providers in the disability industry and I feel strongly about ensuring that our clients at Morrissey are provided with great support and opportunities.
Annette Whitelaw
Community Representative
Annette has an extensive knowledge of the Disability and Aged Care sector gained whilst in the position of Manager of Morrissey (1987 – 2009). Annette was instrumental in the development of Morrissey through successful various funding. Throughout her Managerial, Annette was successful in particular with the construction of the Bunbury facilities in 1992 and negotiated with the Shire of Harvey to lease property to construct the Leschenault Day Centre.
CR Tresslyn Smith
Community Representative
Tresslyn was born in Bunbury and grew up in a farming family at Benger. She is married with three adult children. She has a degree in History and Literature and for 28 years worked for the Department of Consumer Protection as an investigator and advisor. She was elected as a Councillor for the City of Bunbury in October 2017.
CR Michelle Campbell
Community Representative
Michelle grew up in Australind and left in 1983 to join the Army. Michelle served 17 years as an Army Officer where she gained significant experience in administration and governance. Michelle was recently elected to the Shire of Harvey where her focus is primarily community and youth services and ensuring the needs of our growing communities are met.
Jacqueline Lahne
Community Representative
Jacqueline is the Cultural Development Manager with South West Catchments Council and the Director of Seven Senses Communication Consulting
DR Richard Oades
Community Representative
Richard is the Chief Executive Officer of Pathways Southwest which is a not for profit mental health service provider. He has extensive senior management experience in Western Australia's public service, where he initaited the Probation and Parole service to the remote Kimberley region and led the Department for Community Development.



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