Our Leadership Team are highly experienced professionals who are responsible for leading and managing operations at Sands

Jackie Mead, CEO

Jackie brings her extensive background in not-for-profit management to her position of CEO at Sands. Jackie is a well-known leader in her field, working with government and across sector partnerships to deliver impactful and responsive services. She has most recently served as a member of the Executive at Berry Street Victoria with responsibilities across a variety of corporate portfolios. Jackie is passionate about social justice and about ensuring that Australia is a place where community connection and support is available to help in the most difficult of times.

The Leadership Team

Kate Cowmeadow,  National Manager Community Engagement

Janelle Marshall,  National Manager Care Services

Bridget Sutherland ,  National Manager Communications & Fundraising