First Step Leadership Team
First Step’s Leadership Team provides collaborative, cross departmental advice and insights into operating a unique organisation with a complex clientele.
- Patrick Lawrence, CEO
- Benn Veenker, Manager ResetLife
- Gayle Wood, Operations Manager
- Haydn Salomons, Clinical Care Coordinator
- Joe Fishburn RPN, Manager Mental Health Services
- Kym Coupe, Team Leader Mental Health Services
- Nelly Katsnelson, Fundraising and Engagement Manager
- Tania Wolff, Director of Legal Services
First Step Board
First Step is governed by a Board of Directors – a diverse group of leaders who bring a variety of talents, experiences and expertise to the governance of First Step.
The Board works closely with our Leadership Team to guide their decision-making on strategic issues and hold them to account for their leadership of the organisation.