Our Board

Mr Clive Blunt – Director/Chair

Clive was elected to the Board in November 2013, and appointed Chair of Fairhaven Services Limited in August 2015. He is also the Chair and non-executive Director of Adssi HomeLiving Australia, Chair of the Advisory Panel for SafetyWorks Group, Principal and joint business owner of Because Advisory, and joint Trustee for the Shirley Nepean Foundation.
Clive has held a number of senior positions in international companies including Business Manager (NSW & ACT) – Australian Red Cross, Vice President – Russell Consulting, Asia Pacific Business Manager – DuPont International, Senior Consultant – Mercuri International and National Manager – Dun & Bradstreet International.
Previous not-for-profit duties include non-executive director of Uniting Care Ageing, non-executive Director of Gosford City Credit Union and President of the Rotary Club of Gosford City (2015-16).
Clive holds an MBA from Monash University, is an accredited Six Sigma, MBTI and Sustainability practitioner.

Ms Anne Maree Daly – Deputy Chair

Anne was elected to the Board in May 2011. She has a BSc from UNSW, a Grad. Dip. in Occupational Therapy from the Cumberland College of Health Sciences, and Cert IV in Frontline Management. She has worked in the disability sector for over 35 years in Public Health, Department of Education and non-government organisations. Anne has worked for the Cerebral Palsy Alliance (formerly the Spastic Centre) for 28 years initially as an Occupational Therapist and Family Support worker.
Anne is currently employed as a manager of Central Coast services for Cerebral Palsy Alliance. She has served on the Executive of numerous local community bodies including Technical Aid for the Disabled, Gosford Occasional Child Care, local schools and sporting bodies.
She was a former director of Fairhaven between 1985 and 1987 and is the sister of an employee and resident of Fairhaven Services.

Ms Diane Dales – Director

Diane was elected to the board in 2004. She is retired. Diane has served on a number of community organisations including schools, sporting bodies, committees of Gosford and Wyong Councils and currently holds a number of positions on community boards. She was the Board’s Honorary Secretary from October 2007 until March 2017 when the position was dissolved.

Ms Margaret Twyman – Director

Margaret Twyman has recently retired from practice as a Solicitor Advocate specialising in the Criminal Justice System as both Prosecutor and Defence Counsel for over 30 years. Margaret had a particular interest in advocating for clients with mental health/disability issues. She joined the Board of Fairhaven in March 2012 and has a keen understanding of providing service to the community of people with a disability.

Ms Jenni Allen – Director/Hon Treasurer

Jenni has worked in the Not for Profit sector for the last 20 years:
At Adssi Home Living Australia since 2004 as Chief Executive Officer (since 2010) and previously as Finance Operations Manager.
Previously worked in the commercial sector in a number of sectors including finance/banking; insurance, and in small-medium businesses.
Jenni has a Master of Business Administration – University of New England, Master of Commerce (Professional Accounting) – University of New England.
Jenni is Director/Member Risk and Finance Committee – Community Options Australia Director – Aged and Community Services NSW & ACT.
Member/Chair – Central Coast Local Health District Community and Consumer Advisory Committee.
Member/Chair – Aged and Community Services NSW & ACT Community Advisory Committee.

Mr Tony Anderson – Director

Until November 2014, Tony was the CEO of Inala, a disability organisation in Cherrybrook, Sydney. He was previously the General Manager, ANZ Professional Division of Kimberly Clark Australia and has extensive experience and qualifications in marketing, leadership and general management.
Tony was Interim CEO of Fairhaven Services from July 2016 to January 2017.

Ms Kate Moore – Director

Kate was elected to the Board in March 2018. She previously served on the Board of Girl Guides NSW & ACT as a non-voting Director and State Executive Member. Kate is a media and communications specialist working to raise the awareness of social and humanitarian issues. She advises executive leaders, senior managers and Boards of not-for-profit organisations on their media and communications strategies.
Kate is a Master of Business Administration (MBA) candidate. She lives on the Central Coast, close to her four step-children and three grandchildren.

Ms Jodie Watson – Director

Jodie was elected to the Fairhaven board in March 2018. Through Jodie’s experiences as parent and small business owner for more than 20 years, and her current role as General Manager of family business Cultural Choice Office and Work Supplies has seen her develop a strong interpersonal skill set and an ability to make important decisions quickly.
Jodie is looking forward to representing Fairhaven at a board level and to help provide a service that will assist the organisation and individuals reach their full potential.
Jodie is also passionate about working with the Indigenous community, with husband Mark and two son’s they are currently establishing a foundation to provide services to further the welfare, independence, living standards and financial security of Aboriginal Youth – including Aboriginal youths at risk of suicide.

Ms Monique Cardon – CEO/Non-voting Director

Monique was appointed as CEO of Fairhaven in January 2017. She has over 25 years’ experience in the not for profit sector at the senior level, and has worked across children’s services, aged care, disability services and volunteering, as well as providing consultancy services through her own business.
Monique holds a Masters of Business Administration from Southern Cross University, and has significant governance experience from her involvement on a range of community Boards. She is an active Rotarian through the Rotary Club of Gosford City.

We see you and we get you. We’ll work hand in hand with you to achieve what you want from your life. That’s our promise.

Our vision is a world where every individual matters, starting right here.
Our purpose is to create opportunities where people with disability can achieve what they want from life.