Jim Doyle,

(M. Ed. (Leadership), B.A. (Hons) Dip Ed., Dip Min, MAICD)

Jim has worked at senior levels in both Catholic Education and Catholic Social Services including as Executive Director of Dunlea Centre (formerly Boys’ Town) Engadine. More recently he has been involved in consultancy, mentoring and coaching projects. Jim was appointed to the Board in 2011 and is also a member of the Finance, Audit, Property and Nominations Sub-Committees.

Sister Monica Barlow

(BA, Dip Ed, Grad Dip RE, MA Theological Studies, Cert RFM)

Sr. Monica’s background is in education, both secondary and adult levels and more recently she has worked in the area of spiritual formation. She has served on several Boards, both for the Sisters of St Joseph and other religious congregations. Sr. Monica was appointed to the Board in June 2014.

Anthony Blower

(B.Sc., Dip Ed M.Sc. (UNSW) MBA (UTS))

Anthony has over 25 years in Investment Banking and Funds Management experience. Anthony has recently retired as the CEO of Rowing NSW. Anthony was appointed to the Board in 2012 and is a member of St Anthony’s Finance and Audit Sub-Committees.

Sabina Donnolley


Sabina is a Chartered Accountant and Partner in Donnolley Rush and has over 30 years’ experience in finance and taxation. Sabina was appointed to the Board in November 2015 and is Chair of the Finance and Audit Sub-Committees.

Margaret Crowley

(B.A., Grad Dip Counselling, M.App.Sci. MAPS, MAICD.)

Margaret is a Senior Psychologist who has worked as a CEO and senior executive in Not For profit organisations. Her experience includes executive roles in technology companies to the staffs of State Government Ministers and as a Professional Psychology Member of the New South Wales Civil and Administrative Tribunal. She has worked in medical research in health psychology and clinically with children and adolescent disability and mental health. She has over twenty years’ experience as a Company Director. Margaret was appointed to the Board in November 2017.

Danielle Achikian

(B.A. Sydney Uni.)

For over 20 years Danielle has worked in a variety of industries focusing on communication, fundraising and events. She has operated her own consultancy business since 2009. Danielle was appointed to the Board in November 2017.

Catherine Mullane

(Director, MSW, MPA, BSW, BA, AICD)

Catherine has worked at senior levels in NSW state government including as Director Community Services Family and Community Services from 2007-17. More recently she has been involved in independent reviews of children in the out of home care system. Cath was appointed to the Board in 2017 and is also a member of the Marketing working party.

Jane Kowalczuk

(M.Ed, B.Ed (Theology), B.IT, GradDip(Ed), DipT)

Jane has been a Principal at three Catholic schools and worked in education and technology programs at Mary MacKillop Place. She has also been involved in website development for the Sisters of St Joseph. Currently, Jane is working in Elder Care and technology in the Josephite NSW Region.

Mark Spurr
(B.Bus St, FAICD, CPA)

Mark has senior leadership and board experience with commercial and Not for Profit organisations including Goodman Fielder, Meat and livestock Australia, The Smith Family and latterly with Disability Services Australia as CEO for nine years to 2019. Mark is currently a Hub Chair with the leadership development organisation, The Non-profit Alliance. Mark is a member of the Property Committee.