Each member of our executive team is a subject matter expert and is incredibly passionate about their field of expertise.
James Blevin, CEO
James’s skillset as a technician and communicator aligns well with Youturn’s mission to support more people to live healthy and meaningful lives. Amidst a national expansion, his efforts continue to be instrumental in clarifying Youturn’s priorities and nurturing the company as an employer of choice.
James’ enthusiasm for community welfare remains a driving force in his role as a not-for-profit CEO. Beyond his responsibilities at Youturn, he generously dedicates his time to community service. He serves as a dedicated school board member and proudly holds the position of Founding Director of a conservation fund.
Darce Foley, General Manager, Community Services
Having worked extensively in government and non-government areas of social welfare and the community sector for more than 20 years, Darce has an in-depth understanding of the deliverables required to tackle the complexities and intricacies of breaking the cycle of homelessness.
Darce is compelled by the belief that each person has the right to secure and stable accommodation and is driven by this belief to empower young people to meet the challenges of their lives within a supportive and safe home environment.
Amanda Glenwright, General Manager, Health Services
With a Bachelor of Nursing and a Masters in Health Service Management specialising in Health Economics, Amanda understands community-based service delivery models and has collaborated on multiple publications and research projects. One of these projects has now gone on to be implemented in hospitals throughout Queensland and overseas.
Terry Plant, Chief Financial Officer
A Fellow Chartered Accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, and a Graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Terry has a deep understanding of good governance with regards to not-for-profit finances, and the intricacies of funding requirements from State and Commonwealth bodies.
Terry is committed to ensuring that our programs deliver value for money services to our young and vulnerable users and their families.
Marc Nichols, General Manager, Corporate Services
Marc has extensive executive experience delivering transformational change and has more than 20 years’ experience leading diverse teams.
Motivated by the belief that Youturn will best deliver a lasting impact to the lives of those we support, Marc is passionate about building strong, collaborative and capable teams.