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Our Executive Team

Our Executive Team oversee operations and lead our 350 employees.

Angelena Fixter

Angelena Fixter

CEO

Angelena is a committed and innovative Chief Executive Officer and Chairperson with significant experience spanning the commercial, public and not-for-profit sectors.

Prior to emigrating to Australia from the UK, Angelena was the Group CEO of not-for-profit organisation Avalon Group, where she led a transition from block funding to individualised funding. Upon arriving in Australia Angelena led the merger of three state specialist health organisations to form a national organisation, and was the CEO of regional NSW not-for-profit organisation, CRANES, before joining Therapy Focus in early 2019.

Angelena is an inspirational leader who is driven to achieve excellence in customer experience, and organisational development and growth. She believes this is achieved through solid operational and financial performance, and responsiveness to both staff and customers.

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Brendan Parker

Brendan Parker

Custodian of Extraordinary Experiences

Brendan is an skilled senior leader with 20+ years experience spanning multiple sectors in the not-for-profit space, including sports, drugs and alcohol, employment services, humanitarian aid and education.

Brendan has pioneered the development and implementation of a number of community engagement initiatives, in particular with CaLD and Aboriginal communities and individuals across WA, as well as the NT. He is a passionate student in all things related to leadership philosophies and practices, and believes in empowering and mobilising his teams to be the best version of themselves, to in turn have the most impact on those in need.

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Kanishka Kumarage

Kanishka Kumarage

Finance & ICT Wizard

Kanishka is an experienced Financial Officer with advanced skills in financial management, cash flow management, supply chain management, fund management, budgeting, forecasting, financial reporting and decision making. Kanishka also has experience in managing professional teams, mentoring staff and sound knowledge in State and Federal IR laws. He is passionate about digital transformation and business process automation.

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Ziyad LeZiad

Business Alchemist

Ziyad is an business leader with a breadth of experience across various sectors and industries. Most recently, Ziyad headed up a leading sustainability and renewable energy business, where he engaged in strong advocacy for the industry and the environment. With a background and education in Engineering, Business Administration and Programme Management, Ziyad has held senior leadership posts with such organisations as KPMG, Perth Airport, GHD and Rio Tinto.

Ziyad’s approach to organisational leadership is in the empowerment of those around him and maintaining the true belief that the collective success is the real product of the embrace of each individuals’ strengths and values.