Board of Directors

Felicity Smith
Board Chair

Elected to the Board in 2000.

Chair of Executive Committee and Acting chair of Finance and Audit committee (from 17/11/2011 until 27/08/2012); Member of both the Strategic Planning as well as the Service Development and Coordination Committees.

Diploma Economics, Diploma Computer
File Management.

Currently President of the Oakleigh and District Historical Society, Member of the Rotary Club of Oakleigh as well as an honorary JP.

Felicity has a wide range of experience in many community organisations over a period of 20 years and held executive positions in many of them. She is passionate about creating a better, healthier community environment.

Sin Fong Chan
Board Member

Elected to the Board in 2012.

Member of the Finance and Investments Committee, Member of the Clinical Governance and Quality Committee.

BSc (Information Science), Grad Dip in Bus Admin (Marketing), Adv Dip Estate Agency, Cert IV in Training and Education, Teacher / Training, Real Estate Vendor Advocate, Software /
Website Developer.

For almost four decades, Sin Fong has been a volunteer. He was either a founding member or a committee member in several community organisations including the Hong Kong Club, Chinese Association of Victoria, Asian Television Association of Australia, the first City of Monash Chinese Festival, and more recently U3A Wheelers Hill.

In the mid-90s, Sin Fong became a Community Visitor with Waverley Community Health Services and continues to serve under Link Health and Community. In addition, he also volunteers in three other aged care homes as a presenter of armchair travel, “bringing the outside to the inside”.

Sin Fong is an educator and a prolific blogger. He imparts and shares his knowledge and life skills via the social media.

Suzi Chen
Board Member

Elected to the Board in 2012.

PhD – RMIT University.

Suzi is an accomplished senior level professional with over 9 years of experience in executing strategic projects and programs in a highly dynamic and compliance driven environment across public health and emergency management sectors.

Suzi is also passionate about supporting communities by serving council led committees in the areas of gender equality and creative arts. Suzi is the 2015 National President
of JCI Australia.

Shree Vijayan
Board Member

Elected to the Board in 2015.

B Comm (University of Southern Queensland).

Member, CPA Australia.

Shree has been resident of Monash for over 20 years. He has gained extensive senior management experience within the healthcare industry, working as the Financial Controller of a state health organisation specialising in compliance, strategy, planning, financial management and reporting.

Shree is currently employed as Director of Corporate Services of the Teaching Dental facility of the University of Melbourne.

He has a wealth of knowledge on corporate governance, compliance and reporting with a special interest in developing primary care centres to cater for community needs.

Gina Lyons
Board Member
Anton Gaudrey
Board Member

Appointed to the board in 2019.

Bachelor of Economics, Master of Taxation, Chartered Tax Adviser, Chartered Accountant.

Anton is married with 2 children, aged 18 and 15. Anton has worked in his own businesses for over 25 years, all of which were focused on supporting and supplying the not-for-profit sector. He is very passionate about what he does, and always endeavours to deliver the best he can. He is naturally conscientious
and empathetic.

After university Anton joined one of the ‘big’ accounting firms, specialising in tax. After 7 years, he established a tax training and information business, focusing on not-for-profits. Later he established a salary packaging business, again focusing on not-for-profits. After nearly 20 years, he sold the business in 2016. He has since established and runs his own ‘family office’, managing investment and philanthropic activities including the Gaudry Foundation.

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