OUR PEOPLE

OUR BOARD

OUR HISTORY

OUR MISSION

In safe hands

The Accoras Board of Directors and Executive Team is a group of highly skilled and accomplished individuals, with their areas of expertise including business, health, and law. They are organisational leaders who are committed to achieving improved health and wellbeing outcomes for our clients and communities.

Our Board

John Davidson

Board Chair

Chair of the board since October 2019, John Davidson is a certified organisational coach with decades of experience in senior management roles specialising in leadership development, strategic planning, and change management. John has a heartfelt enthusiasm for staff development and customer experience. He is also a member of the Accoras Futures and Nominations Committee.

Liz Crawford

Director

Liz Crawford is a senior executive and business leader with extensive skills and experience in the not-for-profit sector. Liz is highly regarded for her values-driven leadership and strong belief in creating sustainable businesses which achieve high-quality commercial outcomes. Liz has experience guiding and governing not-for-profit organisations operating in the intersection of art, disability, mental health, and social inclusion. Liz is also the Chair of the Accoras Futures and Nominations Committee.

Sharon Mcavoy

Director

Sharon McAvoy is an experienced and motivated executive leader with more than 20 years’ of strategy, governance, finance, risk and technology expertise holding qualifications of GAICD, FCPA, Graduate Diploma of Management and Bachelor of Business (with Distinction). She has worked extensively across sectors of education, local government, information technology, energy and mental health, applying commercial acumen and aligning organisation strategy with projects, priorities and people to drive business transformation and change.   Sharon is a member of the Central Queensland University Industry Advisory Committee for South East Queensland and is Chair of the Accoras Finance, Audit and Risk Management Committee.

Brian Donaldson

Director

Brian Donaldson is a former family counselling psychologist and current Managing Director of Donaldson Consulting Group. He has extensive experience in management consulting and advisory services in the corporate and government sectors across the east coast of Australia. Brian specialises in turning strategy into action, with a strong focus on risk management. Brian is also a member of the Accoras Finance, Audit and Risk Management Committee.

Grant Dearlove

Director

Grant Dearlove is a lawyer and company director experienced in leading and growing companies from the top management positions. Grant is the Executive Chair of ‘AF Legal Group’, the first specialist family law firm in the world to be listed on a public stock exchange. Grant has substantial knowledge and experience relevant to strategy, investments, and legislation, having led growth and impact activities within government agencies and not-for-profit organisations over many years. Grant is also a member of the Accoras Futures and Nominations Committee.

Sean Mccoola

Director

Sean McCoola has more than 20 years’ experience working with a large network of health providers and sports communities in his role as a physiotherapist and business owner. Sean is and advocate for enhancing the health and wellbeing of individuals and the community, and has been a member of the Accoras Board for many years. Sean is also a member of the Accoras Finance, Audit and Risk Management Committee and Accoras Futures and Nominations Committee.

Rebecca Culverhouse

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Rebecca Culverhouse leads the organisation by drawing on her strong background and qualifications in large-scale people and operational management. Her high-level expertise in contributing to and communicating business visions, strategies and objectives to senior managers, teams and individuals and creating successful, high performing working environments is an asset to Accoras.

Contact Us

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In an emergency, or is someone’s life is at risk, call Emergency Services immediately on 000.

Emergency Contact List

If you are experiencing a crisis, support is available through these
organisations, so please call the one that is most relevant to you.

Emergency Services

Call 000

Lifeline

Call 13 11 14

Mental Health Call

Parentline

Suicide Call Back

Kids Helpline

Services Contact Details

Accoras Psychology Services

4/23 Sanders Street
Upper Mount Gravatt QLD 4122

headspace Inala

37 Swallow Street (inside PCYC)
Inala QLD 4077

Secondary to Intensive Family Support (SIFS) Service

BRISBANE SOUTH REGION
4/23 Sanders Street, Upper Mount Gravatt QLD 4122

Accoras You.nique (FMHSS)

BRISBANE SOUTH REGION
4/23 Sanders Street
Upper Mount Gravatt QLD 4122

GOLD COAST REGION
1/24 Bay Street, Southport QLD 4215

Commonwealth Psychosocial Support Program (CPSP)

LOGAN – BEAUDESERT REGION
Unit 8, 10-14 Shaw St, Yarrabilba QLD 4207

Accoras ParentsNext

BRISBANE SOUTH REGION
4/23 Sanders Street
Upper Mount Gravatt QLD 4122

GOLD COAST REGION
1/24 Bay Street, Southport QLD 4215

WIVENHOE REGION

SOMERSET REGION

Settlement, Engagement and Transition Support (SETS) Service

BRISBANE REGION
4/23 Sanders Street, Upper Mount Gravatt QLD 4122

WayUP Youth Work Service

Logan-Beaudesert Region
Unit 8, 10-14 Shaw St, Yarrabilba QLD 4207