The Stellar board is rich in commercial experience, including housing, property management, development and finance, tempered with wide practical experience in social investment. This mix of proven skills and achievement ensures tight fiscal management, broad and strategic business vision and a strong results orientation – with a social and environmental conscience.
General Manager, Chairman of Stellar Living
Stuart has a broad range experience in the property industry in Australia spanning the residential, commercial, retail, industrial and tourism sectors. He has previously held senior roles at ASX listed and private property development and property investment groups. Prior to his property career he held corporate advisory roles in Australia and the UK. Stuart is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Financial Services Institute of Australasia and the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Registered Architect, Builder and Fellow of the Royal Australian Institute of Architects
Lou has over 30 year’s experience in the Land Development, Construction and Architectural fields. Lou is a Registered Architect, Registered Builder and Fellow of the Royal Australian Institute of Architects. He has held senior executive positions in both the public and private sectors. Lou has been involved in land development, urban renewal, joint ventures, acquisitions, master planning, pier reviews, construction and design of major metropolitan and regional developments and projects. Lou is currently providing mentoring and master planning advice to publically listed companies.
Director of Centrecare Inc
Tony’s commitment and achievements in the community and social services sector span over 25 years.
His professional achievements include involvement on a diverse and significant number of Boards, committees, taskforces, advisory groups and initiatives in both a professional and voluntary capacity (past President of the WACOSS; past Chairperson of the State Homelessness Taskforce; former Board member of FRSA; Committee member of the Ministerial Advisory Council on Child Protection). Tony is currently Chair of Canning Coalition Inc.; Co-Chair of Community Employers WA; a Committee Member of the Community Sector Roundtable, National Child Protection Framework Implementation Group; and WA Council on Homelessness.
Tony is passionate about the role of the non-government sector. Above and beyond Centrecare and Stellar Living’s interests, he believes that the sector is central to the future wellbeing of so many Australians and has sought to protect the integrity and standards of social service organisations throughout Australia so they are able to maximise their contribution. Tony has been the Director of Centrecare Inc. since 1989 and in 2012 was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia in the General Division (AM).
Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of Stellar Living
Steve is a fully qualified accountant with post graduate qualifications and over 40 years’ business experience in tax, insolvency, finance and administration including senior level operational management experience in human resources, information technology and organisational / strategic development. Over the years Steve has held and continues to hold a number of senior corporate, financial, advisory and board positions in medium to large organisations. Steve was appointed CEO of Stellar Living in March of 2012 and also holds a position as Executive Director on the board of Stellar Living Limited.
Chartered Accountant of Coal of Africa Limited
Tony is a Chartered Accountant with a diverse background. He is currently a Director of Wintawari Guruma Aboriginal Corporation, the native title holder for the Eastern Guruma people, and the CEO of their commercial arm. He is also a non-executive Director of Madalah Limited an education scholarship provider for Indigenous students and the Company Secretary of Coal of Africa Limited, an ASX listed mining company.
Tony has previously worked in commerce as a CFO and Company Secretary, mainly in the construction and mining sectors. He also spent some in public practice as a partner of various accounting firms in the audit and corporate finance area. He is a past State Councilor and State Chairman of the Institute of Chartered Accountants.
Director of Halden Burns Limited
Anne has been a leading journalist and corporate advisor for the past 30 years. Anne worked in the print media in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth before establishing communications management firm Halden Burns Pty Ltd in 2003 with former State politician John Halden. Anne has a life-long interest in public affairs.