Our Board of Directors


Geraldine Dean

President, BA Social Science, Dip. Community Services Coordination, Dip. Management
Geraldine is the CEO of a youth health not-for-profit charity working in the health promotion and drug and alcohol prevention space. Appointed to the MDS Board in 2018, Geraldine has a keen interest in service access, consumer rights and community participation.

Bill Kuchta

Treasurer, C.A. (Fellow)
Bill is a former partner of Pricewaterhouse Coopers with experience in emerging businesses and the global mobility of Human Resources. Since retirement in 2007, Bill has served as a board member in the not for profit sector, specifically in the medical research of brain diseases.

Daniel Kuchta

B. Commerce (Accounting), C.A.
A Director since May 2009. Audit Partner of Kelly + Partners. Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants and a Director of Mater Dei Camden. Daniel provides financial audit and assurance services to a diverse range of businesses from large companies to the not-for-profit sector.

Vanco Djoneski

B. Engineering (Electronics), Postgraduate in Digital Telecommunications, Dip. Community Services Work, Business and Management
Vanco was a teacher/lecturer, engineer and the manager of a research laboratory for 18 years. He also was a community member of the Guardianship Tribunal / Guardianship Division of NCAT for 6 years.

Daniel Soire

B. Commerce (Accounting), CA, RITP.
Daniel is a Registered Liquidator and Director of Jones Partners Insolvency & Business Recovery. He is a member of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand and the Australian Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association. Daniel has an interest in providing opportunities for people with a disability.

Mark Buick

Vice-President, B. Engineering (Aerospace)
Mark is an owner and director of Total Aerospace Solution Pty Ltd. As a Principal Engineer he holds design authority with CASA. He is an Executive Committee member of the Aeromedical Society of Australasia and works with aeromedical providers across Australia and overseas. Mark has an interest in providing health services to remote and regional communities and improving understanding and outcomes in the area of mental health.

Josef Ferraro

B. Laws, GradDip. Legal Practice, B. Commerce
Josef is a solicitor practicing in commercial law at Marsdens Law Group, Campbelltown. Josef has a keen interest in providing support to the local community, particularly the promotion of support, inclusivity and opportunity for people with a disability. Prior to his time at MDS, Josef was a Board Member of Physical Disability Rugby League Australia.