Our Executive

Our Executive

Baptcare’s Executive team have been drawn from both inside and outside the welfare sector to ensure it has the right depth and breadth of experience to meet the current industry challenges and increasing competition.

Meet The Team

Graham Dangerfield

Chief Executive

Graham has over twenty years’ experience in both for-profit and not-for-profit business and for the last six years has focused on the aged care and community sector. Prior to commencing at Baptcare, Graham held various professional and managerial roles in computer software sales and development, property maintenance and facilities management industries. Graham is a highly motivated and committed individual, who is dedicated to excellence in all aspects of life and has a passion for innovation and social enterprise.

Michael Wilson

General Manager, Service and Operations

Michael commenced at Baptcare as Operations Manager in Residential Aged Care and was quickly promoted to General Manager. He oversees all services across Baptcare’s Victorian and Tasmanian operations and has a keen eye for numbers, having completed a degree in accounting. Michael is passionate about providing high quality services and has lead Baptcare to become the recipient of the most number of Better Practice Awards in Aged Care. Under Michael’s leadership, Baptcare has reached a number of milestones including achieving an EBITDA in the top quartile of the aged care sector, the rapid and successful adaptation of Baptcare’s aged care operations to industry reform, and the successful integration of acquired residential aged care facilities and Home Care Packages into Baptcare’s operations.

Kate Barber

Company Secretary and General Counsel

Kate was recently an Associate Director in KPMG’s Management Consulting practice focusing specifically on advising government and not-for-profit clients. She has worked across a broad range of portfolio areas with deep insights into the justice, health and human services sectors. Over her government and consulting career, Kate has developed specific expertise in public sector governance and organisational frameworks, as well as approaches to regulation and strategic policy design and implementation.

Ray Bongiorno

General Manager, Property

Ray has significant and diversified sector experience in the property and project management arena, having owned and managed several professional consulting businesses over the past 30 years. Having also attained Post graduate qualifications in Gerontology, he has also focussed on working with the Aged Care sector in the delivery of specific facilities and services to a broadly based client group. As General Manager Property, Ray leads a team concentrating on strategic definition and delivery of projects and targeted property outcomes.

Jennifer Fleming

General Manager, Mission & Corporate Development

Jennifer is a highly experienced senior executive with expertise in strategic market positioning and complex organisational change in commercial, government, and not-for-profit organisations. She brings industry expertise in Health, Financial Services, Energy, and Information Technology. Jennifer’s roles have included executive leadership with Medibank Private, ANZ, and the NAB. She has worked as a Deputy Secretary in the last Victorian State Government and as a CEO in a community services organisation. Jennifer also worked as a consultant with A.T. Kearney in the US, UK and Australia on FMCG, Telecommunications and Financial Services projects. Jennifer’s key skills include commercial development, market positioning and stakeholder relationship management.

Andrew Stephens

Chief Financial Officer

Andrew is a strategic, high performance and a people focused Finance Executive with a customer first mindset and more than three decades demonstrated success delivering local and international strategies. He has lead a number of corporate expansion programs and business transformations projects across a range of sectors including health, hospitality and property services. He specialises in building teams with succession, strategic plans for growth, policy formulation, professional standards as well as initiating tactical processes and controls that optimise ROI. Andrew’s extensive experience and capabilities is well evidenced in his past roles where he was CFO, Finance Director or GM of a number of local and international companies.

Peter Powell

Chief Information Officer

Peter is a commercially astute CIO with significant knowledge and expertise in leading, managing and exploiting technology to drive extraordinary business outcomes. He has worked across a range of industries including Health and Care, Wellness and Wellbeing, Higher Education, Insurance, Telecommunications, Retail, Financial Services and Energy. He has experience across substantial transformation programs including Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A), divestments and International programs. Peter's experience includes outsourcing and offshoring capabilities to deliver ‘value for money’ business services.

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