Board and Leadership

Bene Aged Care’s Board is comprised of a dedicated group of individuals who act in a voluntary capacity to oversee the governance, management and strategic direction of the organisation. As voluntary board members, they are driven by a strong belief in giving back to the community and bring with them a focused passion for enhancing the lives of older people.

The Board

  • Ms Marie Alvino

    Ms Marie Alvino


  • Mr Silvio Iadarola

    Mr Silvio Iadarola

    Vice Chairman

  • Dr Mario Giordano

    Dr Mario Giordano


  • Mr Ray Ravalico

    Mr Ray Ravalico


  • Mr Ben Battiste

    Mr Ben Battiste

    Board Member

  • Ms Anna McNair

    Ms Anna McNair

    Board Member

  • Dr Carmine De Pasquale

    Dr Carmine De Pasquale

    Board Member

  • Mr Ernie Sorgini

    Mr Ernie Sorgini

    Board Member

Executive Management Team

  • Andrew McFarlane

    Andrew McFarlane

    Chief Executive Officer

  • Ruth Ryan

    Ruth Ryan

    Acting Director of Residential Aged Care, Manager Quality, Safety & Education

  • Mel Fowler

    Mel Fowler

    Manager Community Services

  • Elli Kollias

    Elli Kollias

    Manager People & Performance

  • Allan Quire

    Allan Quire

    Manager Projects