Phil Butler OAM
Phil has held the position of Chairman since October 2016. Phil joined as a member of Umina Park Ltd in 2001 and later, after the amalgamation of Umina Park and St Luke’s Association, joined OneCare Ltd. As Chairman, Phil is a member of the Governance, Growth and Development Committee and the Audit, Finance and Risk Committee. Phil holds senior Office-Bearer Roles and Directorships with many community based and not-for-profit organisations.
Lou has been a member of the OneCare Board for nine years, holding the position of Deputy Chairman since October 2016. Lou is Chairman of the Audit, Finance and Risk Committee. Lou has also been Chairman of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Tasmania and served on the Institute’s National Committee. As a Chartered Accountant, Lou was in public practice for 40 years and is now an advisor to the not-for-profit sector. Lou is currently Chairman of the Rotary Foundation in Australia and a member of the International Finance Committee meeting regularly in Chicago.
Sue has been a board member since April 2016, bringing with her over 26 years’ experience in small business management. She was named Tasmanian Businesswoman of the Year in 2007 and has been included in the Tasmanian Honour Roll of Women 2017. Sue has a Master’s of Business and Administration and has also held a number of directorships for both private and not-for-profit boards. She is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors as well as a Fellow of The Australian Marketing Institute. She has been a former President of the Rotary Club of Hobart and was awarded a Paul Harris Fellow for her work. Sue is currently the Lord Mayor of Hobart. Sue is also a Dame of the Tasmanian Commandery, Order of Saint John of Jerusalem Knights Hospitaller (a not for profit community assistance organisation.)
Leon has been a board member since November 2015 and is currently Chairman of the Governance, Growth & Development Committee. Leon was initially employed as a secondary school teacher and later secured employment at Launceston General Hospital commencing a 23 year association with the Health Department in HR and general administration. He has since performed numerous roles in management and not-for-profit organisations, including the ownership and management of a hotel/ motel and employed by the Justice Department as a member of the Guardianship and Administration Board and the Mental Health Tribunal. Leon has also been a Rotarian for 33 years, with two Presidential stints and awarded a Paul Harris Fellow.
Gaye has been a board member since 2010 and was formerly employed at a senior level with the company. She is employed in an Executive role within the private education sector. Gaye chairs the Board’s CEO Performance Review Committee and is a member of the Governance, Growth and Development Committee. She is a Director and Office Bearer on a number of community-based organisations and a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Geoff joined the OneCare board in November 2017 with an extensive parliamentary history as a former Tasmanian politician. At the time, Geoff was Tasmania’s longest- serving Mayor serving the Devonport City Council for 22 years, 14 as Mayor. Geoff was first elected to the Devonport Council in 1977, as Deputy Mayor in 1981 and as Mayor in 1985.He was an Independent member of the Tasmanian Legislative Council from 1990 to 2003, representing Mersey.