Mr Steve Whitehead

Steve has had an extensive commencing in The London Stock Exchange, before moving to Australia, working at general Manager and State Manager levels across Qld, in Banking and Money Market roles before moving into sales and marketing roles through the Automotive Industry.

A few years ago, Steve moved from the corporate world into the Not-for-Profit sector, starting in Education and moving to Ronald McDonald House Charities, working with a team to create the new $34million South Brisbane House and raising $21 Million through a capital campaign. From there he worked with Uniting Care Qld across their 4 hospitals and BlueCarebefore specialising in supporting Lifeline Qld. Steve really admires the work that Lifeline retail does to totally fund and support the 13-11-14 counselling line and wilI continue to work in a casual support role.

Steve’s expertise has been creating business relationships, connecting partners to create new revenue streams, particularly working with the corporate world who are very supportive and vital links for the not-for-profit sector.

Steve is looking forward to utilising his business skills to help support Forgotten Australians and work to further support the great work of The Forde Foundation.