National Leadership Team

Operational and strategic coordination of the Neami Group rests with the National Leadership team.

Tom Dalton

Tom Dalton

Chief Executive Officer, Neami National

Joined: 2019
Qualifications:  Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Law, Executive Masters of Public Administration

Tom Baxter, Me Well CEO

Tom Baxter

Chief Executive Officer, Me Well

Joined: 2020

Tom leads Me Well, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Neami, working to see Neami fulfil its vision, mission and strategic directions under the NDIS.

Sacha Miezis, Neami General Manager Corporate Services (Acting)

Sacha Miezis

Chief Operating Officer

Joined: 2014
Qualifications and memberships: Masters in Human Services Management, Policy & Research.

Sacha oversees service delivery and corporate operations.

Glen Tobias

Glen Tobias

Victorian State Manager

Joined: 1994
Qualifications and memberships:  Graduate Diploma of Business (Organisational Change and Consulting). 
Memberships: VICSERV Board of Governance

Glen oversees service delivery and strategic development in Victoria.

Profile photo of NSW State Manager Peter Gianfrancesco

Peter Gianfrancesco

New South Wales State Manager

Joined: 2014
Qualifications: RMN, BA Social Welfare (mental health), Grad Dip Comm Health, BSc Integrative Psychotherapy

Peter oversees service delivery and strategic development in New South Wales.

Kim Holmes

Kim Holmes

South Australian State Manager

Joined: 2013
Qualifications: Bachelor of Social Work; Graduate Certificate in Business Management; Masters in Business Administration (underway)

Kim oversees service delivery and strategic development in South Australia and Western Australia.

Karen Thomas

Karen Thomas

Queensland State Manager

Joined: 2017

Qualifications: Diploma of Community Services, Advanced Diploma of Community Services Management, Management/Leadership Post Graduate Certificate in Business (Public Sector Management) - current 

Karen oversees service delivery and strategic development in Queensland.

Tony McNamara

Tony McNamara

Executive Director – Service Partnering & Support

Joined: 2021

Qualifications: Member Institute of Public Accountants (MIPA, AFA), Member Australian Institute of Company Directors (MAICD), Executive Masters of Public Administration, Advanced Diploma of Accounting.

Tony oversees Information Technology, Finance, People Capability & Culture, Learning and Development, Payroll, Diversity and Inclusion, progress on our Reconciliation Action Plan and internal Change Management.

Nicole Jolly

Nicole Jolly

Western Australia State Manager

Joined: 2019
Qualifications and memberships: Masters of Business Administration; Directorship GAICD; Bachelor of Social Work

Nicole oversees service delivery and strategic development in Western Australia.

Melanie Sherrin

Melanie Sherrin

General Counsel

Joined: 2017

Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts, Juris Doctor, Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice.

Melanie oversees the Board and Legal Team.

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