Neami Group appoints inaugural Chief Executive Officer of Me Well

The Neami Group is excited to announce the appointment of Fred JP Van Steel as inaugural CEO of Me Well, the Group’s NDIS service provider.

11/12/2018
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The Neami Group is excited to announce the appointment of Fred JP Van Steel as inaugural CEO of Me Well, the Group’s NDIS service provider.

Mr Van Steel brings to Me Well a wealth of experience in executive leadership and management roles across the commercial and not-for-profit sectors, including most recently as CEO of Ability Options.

In previous roles Mr Van Steel has demonstrated a commitment to developing platforms for innovation and proactively driving change in order to ensure organisational responsiveness, relevance and sustainability in markets with an emphasis on customer service and empowered staff.

Neami Group Board Chair, Sonia Law, acknowledged Mr Van Steel’s appointment as an exciting stage in Me Well’s history.

“We’re delighted to appoint Fred JP Van Steel as the first CEO of Me Well. While maintaining a shared vision and mission with Neami National, Me Well needs to find new ways to respond to the changing environment of the NDIS and implement learnings rapidly as we grow. We’re confident that Fred’s experience leading effective innovation and change in the not-for-profit and commercial sectors will ensure Me Well success into the future.”

Newly appointed CEO Fred JP Van Steel said: “It is a privilege and honour to join the Neami Group and be entrusted with the Me Well division, representing its customers, families, and communities to continue the growth and expansion of a sustainable business.”

“I am very excited to be able to lead Me Well’s next phase under the continued emerging opportunities of the NDIS, utilising the extensive breadth of skills, lived experience and passion of its workforce. I look forward to working with the Me Well Board and the highly experienced Neami Group executive and management teams, and upholding the history and values of Neami National in this expansion.”

Me Well launched in 2016 and now provides specialist NDIS mental health support to more than 850 customers across Australia.

Contact
Rebecca Hannon
Senior Manager, Communications and Marketing
Neami National
p: 0439 401 431
e: rebecca.hannon@neaminational.org.au

 

About the Neami Group

The Neami Group is one of Australia’s largest providers of community mental health services, supporting people to improve their health and wellbeing. As part of the Neami Group, Neami National and Me Well provide services in local communities across Australia, supporting over 9,000 people to pursue a life based on their strengths, values and goals.