Kestrel Recruitment is governed by a Board of Directors.

NameExperience and Special Responsibilities
Alan James Ainsworth

Director of the Company since 2014 and current Chair.

Owner of an Albury Mad Mex Franchise, with a background of multi-store franchise ownership. 

William Bartholomew Cleverly

Director of the Company (or the previous Incorporated Association) since 2002 including 3 years as Chair. 

Over 30 years leadership experience in Victorian schools. 

Project consultant and contractor. 

Robert Alan Lees

Director of the Company (or the previous Incorporated Association) since 1998 including 8 years as Chair.


Over 30 years of commercial trading and procurement experience.

Chair of Tallangatta Health Service. Chair Towong Shire Audit Committe.

Felicity Lawes 

 Director of the Compnay since April 2014 and current Deputy Chair. 

Currently Learning and Development Consultant at Mercy Connect in Lavington, with a background in this field across a wide range of vocations. 

Amanda Solly

Appointed 19th April 2017. 

Human Resource Consultant with over 20 years' experience of HR Management. Part owner of Caladenia Park nature reserve. 

Damian Lacey

Appointed 20th September 2017.

CEO of Mercy Connet and over 20 years' experience as a Director and CEO within the Not for Profit and disability sector. 

Daniel Kipping

Appointed 25th October 2017.

Information Technology Professional at Rivalea Australia. 

Charles Philip Oates Resigned 22nd March 2017.