Management Team


Andrew McAnulty | Chief Executive Officer

Andrew is a respected community housing figure, both nationally and internationally, having delivered social, affordable and large scale urban renewal outcomes for over twenty five years across Australia and the United Kingdom, delivering thousands of quality mixed tenure homes for people in need.

Andrew’s experience highlights the innovation and vision required to create cutting edge outcomes for projects which link Government, the private sector and the community housing sector – in order to actually deliver mixed tenure housing and place based urban renewal outcomes which create places for people to thrive.

As the CEO of Link Housing, Andrew has continued to build the relationships to initiate sustainable growth with partners such as local government and private developers.

 

      

Margaret Maljkovic | Chief Operating Officer

 

Margaret has 25 years’ experience in social housing service delivery. She started her career as a tenancy manager in the inner city and has since worked in various areas including strategic planning, project and program management and community regeneration. For the past 17 years she has held senior leadership roles in the Sydney metro area where she was responsible for tenancy, applicant and asset services, as well as leading initiatives such as community and estate regeneration. She was also part of the Mount Druittm, Redfern/Waterloo and Millers Point relocations. Margaret has worked as Director Service Improvement responsible for developing and rolling out service improvement initiatives and General Manager Greater Western Sydney.



Mark Woodward | Chief Financial Officer

 

Mark’s experience provides him with the ability to ensure Link Housing continues to be a well-managed and efficient community housing provider, with a sound approach to managing risks and focused on quality of services and outcomes. Prior to joining Link Housing Mark was a Director at KPMG responsible for delivery of commercial and taxation implications of various financing arrangements, property and infrastructure transactions and business restructures across multiple industries.

In his prior roles at Westpac, his responsibilities encompassed taking the lead in development and implementation of significant projects involving complex financing transactions, new business initiatives, business transformation, process re-engineering and new system implementation.



Paul Hunt | Chief Development Officer

Paul is a certified practising Project Director with the Australian Institute of Project Management and has twenty-six years of extensive experience in managing large complex projects. He has specialised experience in the development of large master-planned communities and high-density urban renewal projects. Paul’s advanced leadership skills and project expertise in managing development teams through strategic planning, concept development, rezoning and approvals, detailed design and construction delivery. Paul has an excellent knowledge of Government and Community Housing, he has intimate knowledge of many of the LAHC sites and has significant contacts in relation to builders and architects.

    

Beth Archer | Finance Manager

Beth has worked across a broad range of industries and brings with her extensive experience across Finance operations. She strives for best practice and seeks continuous improvement and increased efficiencies. Her passion is building a highly effective and engaged team which delivers excellent customer service.



Denise McGrath | Human Resources Advisor

Denise is a human resources professional with more than 13 years’ experience in the sector. Prior to joining Link Housing as Human Resources Advisor, she was the Human Resources Associate at Hartmann ANZ. Denise’s expertise includes staff recruitment, selection, induction, administration of HR programs, implementation of tools and systems and the management of performance appraisals and the salary review process. She has also developed and implemented employee initiatives including staff rewards and health and wellbeing programs. 



Melissa Guy | Head of Client Services

Melissa is the Head of Client Services at Link and is responsible for Access & Demand and Customer Service.  Melissa joined Link Housing in 2015 and has played an active role in driving customer service and delivering Access & Demand services. She has extensive experience in application assessment, applying legislation and delivering client services.  Melissa has 32 years’ experience delivering high quality customer services outcomes in a variety of settings.



Robin Fletcher | Head of Partnerships

Robin has over 5 years direct housing management experience in both the UK and Australia which has included working closely with support providers to ensure tenancy sustainability and addressing issues proactively. His experience has included managing a large portfolio of over 1,200 properties where regular liaison with support providers was imperative in order to assist residents to maintain their tenancies.  Most recently Robin has been responsible for ensuring that Link Housing’s support partnerships are up to date and relevant. This involved meeting with all relevant support providers and discussing the services that can be provided to assist Link Housing residents. Robin secured the 30 plus MOU’s, SLA’s and on-going commitments with our existing partners for this bid.



Gino Espinosa |Assets Manager

Gino brings over 8 years of experience in Facilities Management and 7 of those years working in various roles in the social Housing sector.  Gino has come to Link Housing after 13 years of experience in Broadspectrum (formerly Transfield Services) and his latest roles in senior management in the newly awarded LAHC AMS contract.
 
Gino has experience in both the planning and delivery aspects of delivering a maintenance program and asset management.  Gino has a very strong background in systems and has an advanced understating in IT systems and processes.



Alison O'Neill | Head of Housing

A highly committed and outcomes-oriented Operations and Change Manager with over 12 years’ experience successfully leading client service teams within the human services sector, Allison has a proven track record of success in driving tangible cultural and services reform. Leveraging subject expertise and a transparent, empowering leadership style, Allison drives the delivery of operational initiatives that require skills in promoting stakeholder engagement and embedding lasting change. Before joining Link Housing was the ‎Operations & Change Manager at FACS NSW, where she was led the management of 18,000 homes and 100 staff. Strategic in approach, Allison is able to identify and realise opportunities for process, people and system improvement that overcome complex organisational and human-centred problems.



Deon Wyngaard | Quality Assurance and Risk Manager

With extensive experience in public administration, Deon has spent most of his working life in public/social housing, mainly in administration, policy development and social inclusion initiatives. Committed to the upward social mobility of our clients, Deon believes that a stable home environment can serve as a catalyst for greater achievements in other areas of their lives.Deon is committed to maintaining an environment of continuous improvement within the organisation to ensure that ‘excellence’ remains the yardstick by which Link Housing’s service to our communities is measured.