The Board

President: John Cox

Coincidentally John also works for the Uniting Church, where he is the Queensland Synod Assistant Secretary. He began his professional life as a primary teacher. Since his ordination he has worked in the Bracken Ridge, Bald Hills and Enoggera communities.

Treasurer: Robert Packer

Robert has recently retired from the position of General Secretary, Queensland Synod of the Uniting Church in Australia, and was previously the Director Finance and Property Services Queensland Synod. He has played a key role in ensuring the financial sustainability of a number of Uniting Church entities. He is a qualified accountant with over thirty years experience in senior finance positions with a government corporation, business and not-for-profit organisations. He has wide experience on various boards and committees.

Secretary: Tania Lindenmayer

Tania is the non-Board public officer of the association. As Jabiru’s Operation Support Manager, she is responsible for all aspects of administering the organisation. She has been with Jabiru since soon after it began.

Board Member: Alison James

Alison is a resident of Deagon and has been involved with Jabiru over the years in a variety of roles. Starting out as a high school teacher, Alison then moved on to running her own business and non-profit organisation providing environmental art and entertainment activities within the Brisbane and Moreton Bay regions.

Board Member: Jonathan Butler-White

Jonathan is all about people, relationships and communication. His extensive background in specialist and generalist HR, leadership, strategy and governance underpin a passion for working with diverse individuals to find incredible solutions.

Jabiru is guided by an experienced multi-disciplinary Board.