Our Board of Directors

Chairperson Daryl Corpe

Daryl’s profession as a Chartered Accountant provides the Foundation with a wealth of knowledge in accountancy and financial planning.  This is invaluable with annual Queensland Audit Office responsibilities.

Deputy Chair Catherine Parker

As a lawyer, Catherine assists the Foundation with legal advice across the entire range of activities from project contracts to volunteer contracts as well as more general day-to-day advice.

Kirsty Dixon

Kirsty brings a wealth of experience in governance, business, management and health services management. 

Jon Rutledge 

Jon is a Human Resources Manager in Bundaberg and brings vast experience in management.   He has developed strong Program and Project management skills.  

Josie Meng

Josie lives in Agnes Water and has extensive involvement in the local community.  She was actively involved in securing health, fire and ambulance services for the town. She has had extensive involvement in health councils in the Bundaberg Region. 


Trish Mears 

Trish is Community Engagement Adviser at Bundaberg Regional Council. Trish sits on various committees including the UQ Rural Clinical School Community Reference Group.  Trish has extensive experience in communications, media and marketing.

Peta Jamieson

Peta is the chair of the Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service (WBBHS) and has over 20 years experience with the Queensland Government, Brisbane City Council, private sector and the Local Government Association of Queensland (LGAQ).  Peta was appointed to the WBBHS board in June 2015 and was initially appointed chair in December 2016 and reappointed in May 2021.

Foundation Staff

Brant Duff – Manager     Tanya O’Shea-Drabsch – Volunteers and Rotary Lodge      Marley Tunstall – Marketing, Brand and Fundraising     

Samantha Cook – Administrative support     Lisa Hooper – Rotary Lodge Guest Services     Angela Stillinovich – Thirst Aid Cafe manager