Management Team

Adele Stowe-Lindner - Programs Manager
Mary Brown - Corporate Operations and Finance Strategy Manager
Addy Wetzler - Fundraising and Marketing Manager

Finance and Operations

Jude Gilroy -
Executive Assistant
June Lang - Accountant



Kylee Bates - Chief Executive Officer

Kylee started as the CEO of Ardoch Youth Foundation in September 2016 taking over from Mandy Burns. Kylee brings with her a diversity of experience across the government, not-for-profit and commercial sectors, centred always in the human services sphere where she's been driven by a desire to effect change. Her professional background includes roles in a number of Commonwealth Departments including the Department of Families, Community Services, Housing and Indigenous Affairs and the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, as well as Volunteering Australia, Mission Australia, national employment services provider, APM and most recently the Brotherhood of St Laurence. You can read more about her here.

Education Partnership Coordinators

Bess Norton - Team Leader
Mark Campbell - Geelong
Nick Gabb - Melbourne's West
Angela Knox Carter - Frankston
Sassy Lewin - Dandenong

Volunteer Programs Coordinators

Nicole Armstrong - Workplace Volunteers
Julie Trickey - Workplace Volunteers
Nes Davey - Education Volunteers
Tom Canny - Education Volunteers

Fundraising and Marketing

Malya Bahaduri - Corporate Relationships Executive
Anushka Wijesooriya - Philanthropy Executive
Maddie McVeigh - Fundraising Executive
Chetna Mahadik - Marketing and Communications Executive