Board of Management


The Right Reverend Tom Wilmot

Tom has been a Member of the Board since February 2007 and was appointed Chairman in February 2008. He is the Assistant Bishop of Perth Eastern and Rural Region and currently serves as Chair of the Anglican Eco-Care Committee, is a member of the Anglican Schools Commission and has recently taken responsibility for the reformation of Industrial Chaplaincy in the Province of Western Australia.


Mrs Penny San Martin

Penny holds a Master of Business Administration and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and the Securities Institute of Australia. Penny was appointed to the Board in November 2010.

Mr George F Jones AM

George joined the Board in 2001. George was a former resident of Parkerville Children and Youth Care for 8 years in the 1950's. He is Executive Chairman of Gindalbie Metals Limited and has more than 35 years experience in the mining, banking and finance industries and has been a director of a number of private and publicly listed companies.

Ms Jennifer Wall

Jennifer was appointed to the Board in December 2008. She graduated in Law from the University of Western Australia. She has extensive experience in litigation, in particular, medical negligence and professional indemnity insurance and Coronial inquiries. Until recently she was a Senior Legal Advisor in the Legal and Legislative Services Directorate of the Department of Health in Western Australia. She is Chairman of the Friends of Midnite Youth Theatre Company and earlier this year was appointed by the Minister for Mental Health to the Mental Health Review Board.

Mr Duncan Calder

Duncan  returned to the Board in February 2013 after having previously served on the Board as Treasurer for several years. 

He is the head of the China Business Practice and Head of Forensic Services at KPMG, based in Perth, the National Senior Vice President and President for W.A. of the Australia China Business Council, the peak body for Sino-Australian trade and investment and sits on the Fundraising (Appeal) Committee for the Australian Olympics Association.

Duncan has been involved in the corporate finance industry for over 25 years and is a member of the Institutes of Chartered Accountants for both Australia and for England & Wales.

His brother, Martin Calder is a prominent academic in the Child Protection space in the U.K. having authored in excess of 25 books on the subject.

Mr Gary Castledine

Gary was appointed to the Board in February 2013.

He is the founding Chairman and head of corporate with Indian Ocean Capital, a specialised boutique securities dealer and corporate advisory firm established in 2006.

Gary has been involved in the stockbroking industry and capital markets for over 18 years and is currently a Practitioner Member of the Stockbrokers Association of Australia (SAA).

The Reverend Chris Bedding

Chris was appointed to the Board in June 2013. He is Rector of the Anglican Parish of Darlington-Bellevue and previously served as General Secretary of the Council of Churches of Western Australia. He has been a senior staff member in a number of independent schools, and currently serves on the Human Research Ethics Committee at Edith Cowan University. Chris is also an award-winning comedian and actor, and is a regular commentator on ABC Radio.

Mr Chris Bates

Chris is Managing Director of KBE Human Capital and heads up the Legal Recruitment team. He is Executive Chairman of KBI, a Director of Parkerville Children & Youth Care, Chairman of The Piddington Society, and Chairman of and consultant to a number of boutique commercial law firms and SMEs. He is an active member of The 500 Club and a Branch Secretary of the Liberal Party.

Prior to establishing KBE Human Capital, Chris was a Founding Director of specialist recruitment companies Interpeople and Rigforce. He is a former lawyer and registered migration agent, having completed his studies at the University of Western Australia.

In 2011, Chris became one of the youngest people in Western Australia to be recognised in the 40Under40 awards, awarded Top Performer for combining business and charitable initiatives.

Mr Andrew Frazer

Andrew was appointed to the Board in November 2013.

He is a consultant with Azure Capital Limited and has been involved in the international and national stockbroking industry and capital markets for over 22 years.  Andrew holds degrees in commerce and law and is a member of the Associate Securities Institute of Australia.