Our Staff

We employ over 40 staff (which equates to 17.4 full time equivalents), in various areas of the organisation.

Our Volunteers

Volunteers are involved in all areas of Hospice and contribute to every service we provide.  In addition to practical assistance in the Guest Wing, volunteers work in the office and reception areas, fundraising, kitchen, and in the maintenance of the building and grounds.

Management Committee 2018/19

The annually elected honorary Hospice Management Committee come from a diverse range of professional and community backgrounds, and have a hands on approach to ensuring that Hospice provides a centre of excellence for terminally ill people, their family and bereaved members of the community.

Dr. Mark Waters
Chairperson

Ray Chandler
Vice Chairperson

Pam Lane
Secretary

Paul Saba
Treasurer

Gerard Pender
Committee

Pat Evatt
Committee

Peter McMahon
Committee

Rosie Laidlaw
Committee

Lance Pearce
Committee

Trevor Kucks
Committee

Director of Clinical & Business Services

Elizabeth Davis

Ipswich Hospice Administration Team

Melissa Austernin
Finance Coordinator

Tiina Jukka
Head of Hilda’s House

Donna Smith
Volunteer Coordinator

Kerryn Costello
Events Coordinator

Patricia May
Head of Kitchen

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