Our Executive Team
Chief Executive Officer
Steve joined Indigo as the Chief Executive Officer in March 2018. Steve brings a wealth of experience to the role having worked in senior executive positions for more than 15 years.
Prior to his appointment at Indigo, Steve was an Executive Director at the Department for Child Protection and Family Support, where he was instrumental in growing and developing community services to meet changing priorities across social policy areas. Before this, Steve was the Manager of Strategic Planning and Policy for the Inclusive Education Directorate at the Department of Education and Training, where he gained considerable experience managing teams working within the disability sector.
He has a strong track record in organisational achievement, reform initiatives, change management, policy development, innovation, corporate communications, governance, strategy and customer service.
Steve’s significant experience and strong leadership skills have him well placed to lead Indigo into the future as the disability, aged and community care sectors undergo significant change.
Chief Operating Officer
Nick is an experienced senior executive, having most recently been the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer with the Telethon Kids Institute for more than 7 years as well as leading Corporate Services and Business Services with the Western Australian Local Government Association for 10 years. He also previously held a senior role with the State Government for 4 years.
Nick brings a strong background in Finance, Business Development, Procurement, People and Culture, ICT and Facilities Management.
During his time with Telethon Kids Institute, Nick led the transformation of Telethon Kids into a world leading research organisation, exceeding all performance measures and achieving significant revenue growth and diversification. He also built and transformed the Corporate Services teams to become ‘strategic enablers’ to the Institute’s research, delivering professional services that were independently assessed as achieving best practice for a medical research institute. Reporting to the Institute’s Board, Nick was also a member of the Institute’s Leadership Team.
Nick is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply and a Fellow of Leadership WA. He serves on a number of not-for-profit boards and committees.
Group Manager Aged Care
A highly successful Management Professional with a track record of delivery in the Aged Care, Disability and Health industries, Joanne has 30 years' experience in the not for profit sector with portfolios covering all regions of Australia including remote and regional areas.
She has a reputation for a strong work ethic in both the consumer driven and government contract markets, with proven success in implementation of new services, managing cost reduction projects, quality management systems and managing ongoing service delivery.
Her unique strengths include the ability to work with different stakeholders, prioritisation and planning skills. Joanne joined Indigo in 2019 and is responsible for managing aged care services including the National Geat2GO program, home modifications and allied health services under the Commonwealth Home Support Program.
Joanne is particularly focused on ensuring consumers in the aged care sector are involved in their care and decisions and are supported to remain living independently.