Communities@Work is a broad-based social enterprise that works across Canberra to deliver high quality children’s services, community services and qualifications and training in early education and care.
We are a public company limited by guarantee, governed by a volunteer Board of Directors comprising high profile community leaders.
Alan Greenslade Chair
Alan Greenslade is First Assistant Secretary of Financial Analysis, Reporting and Management in the Commonwealth Department of Finance. Alan has previously worked in the Australian National Audit Office, in the funds management industry and as a policy advisor at the UK Treasury.
Gail Kinsella Treasurer
Gail Kinsella is the Principal of Kinsella Partners Chartered Accountants , a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, a Fellow of the Taxation Institute of Australia and a Commissioner on the Legal Aid ACT Board.
Lorcan Murphy Company Secretary
Lorcan Murphy is Chief Executive Officer of Communities@Work. His career spans over 23 years in executive leadership and senior management positions across numerous sectors, including in multinational organisations across Europe, North America, Asia and Australia.
John Runko Director
John Runko is CEO of the Independent Property Group and has been involved in most facets of the property industry in Canberra over the past 25 years. John brings a wealth of business experience to the Board and is a strong advocate for the community sector.
Mike Sullivan Director
Mike Sullivan is an independent consultant with 30 years experience in the Commonwealth and ACT governments, NSW local government and the private sector. He has expertise in engineering, building construction and facilities management.
Ayesha Razzaq Director
Ayesha Razzaq is General Manager, Retail, at ActewAGL. She brings a wealth of commercial knowledge and expertise obtained through her career in the retail energy industry. Ayesha has a passion for the community sector, also sitting on the Board of Lifeline Canberra.
Eoghan O’Byrne Director
Eoghan O’Byrne was General Manager of Canberra FM Radio for 11 years prior to being appointed to a new role with the University of Canberra. He is strongly connected with the local community and is involved with a number of not-for-profit organisations.
Archie Tsirimokos Director
Archie Tsirimokos is the Managing Partner of Meyer Vandenberg Lawyers, the largest independent law firm in the Australian Capital Territory. Archie is recognised as one of Canberra’s most experienced commercial lawyers and is highly respected amongst his peers and within the local community. Archie has been Chair of the Board since 2010.