Our People

Multicultural Services is an independent, not-for-profit organisation governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. Directors are drawn from Multicultural Service’s members with elections held at an Annual General Meetings.

Our Board of Directors and staff team bring a range of skills, expertise and knowledge to their roles. Together they are deeply dedicated to improving the lives of migrants and refugees settling in Central Victoria.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Abhishek Awasthi

Chair

Tim Hoogwerf

Vice-Chair

Shannon Burdeu

Treasurer

Jana van der Schoot

Secretary

Khayshie Tilak-Ramesh

Ben Shue

Esther Ryan

Moustafa Al-Rawi

David Hughes

The board can be contacted via the Chair at: chair@lcms.org.au

Management

Kate McInnes

Executive Officer

Rose Vincent

Manager, Community Programs

STAFF

Multicultural Services currently employs 10 part-time staff and has over 30 volunteers. Staff are highly experienced and speak a number of community languages, including Karen, Dinka, Dari, Farsi, Hazaraghi, Hindi, Urdu, Malayalam, Spanish, Mandarin, Bahasa Malaysia, Hakka, Hokkien, Bahasa Indonesia and Arabic.

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Our People

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Multicultural Services has recently developed a draft Strategic Plan for 2018-2020….