Corporate management

Governance

The role of Fairway Bayside Aged Care Limited Limited and its Board of Directors.

Fairway Bayside Aged Care Limited is an approved provider under the Aged Care Act 1997. It is a registered charity which reports to and is regulated by the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profit Commission, and its membership reflects the community of friends of Fairway who are committed to maintaining this unique facility. The Board of Directors is elected by members at the Annual General Meeting and works tirelessly to meet all legislative requirements and plan Fairway’s strategic direction for the future. The Board works with the CEO to ensure that Fairway’s values are maintained and strengthened.

Fairway Bayside Aged Care Directors

Michael Scully – Director and Chairperson

Michael holds a B.Econ. (Hons) and LLB and was a commercial lawyer for 38 years. He was Vice President of the Association from November 2015, when he first joined the governing body, until May 2018 and from that time has been Chairperson. He has lived in Bayside for over 50 years and is the son of a past resident. Michael chairs the Risk and Audit Committee, and is a member of the Clinical Governance Committee.

Appointed director April 2020

Anthony Price – Director and Secretary

Anthony worked in London for 37 years as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England & Wales before migrating to Australia in 2001 and settling in Sandringham. He has been a member of the governing body since 2012 and Secretary since 2016.

Appointed director April 2020

Laurence Evans OAM – Director and Deputy Chairperson

Founding Member and Secretary of Sandringham Aged Care Association in 1992, Past President of FBACL, Mayor City of Sandringham 1990/1991, Mayor of Bayside City Council 2013/2014, 2017/2018, 2020/2021 and current Bayside City Councillor.

Appointed director April 2020

Stephen Domancie – Director

Stephen holds an MBA and Diploma in business management, he’s an Executive General Manager retail operations for Kathmandu, a large footprint retailer which is part of KMD Brands. Stephen and his wife immigrated to Australia in 2009 from South Africa and has two young boys and has been part of the Bayside community since that date. Stephens background has been in vertical Brands and retailers includes senior management roles for businesses like Puma and Sportmans warehouse and has had experience in both South Africa and United Kingdom.

Appointed director April 2022

Olivia Darcy – Director

Olivia started her career in chartered accounting before moving overseas to work in investment banking. Upon returning to Australia, Olivia worked for ANZ in a variety of roles across projects, corporate communications and finance. Following a lifestyle change, she moved to a farm in regional Victoria and worked as CFO of a community-based, not-for-profit aged care facility igniting a passion for using skills gained from a corporate background in the “for purpose” sector.

Olivia has a Bachelor of Business, is a CPA and currently works as Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of Better Place Australia.
Olivia has three young boys and is treasurer of their school council and her father was a former resident of Fairway.

Appointed director March 2023

Fairway Senior Staff

Charles Crisostomo – CEO

Charles is a Registered Nurse who holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Edinburgh Business School. His management background spans across programmes funded by the Commonwealth (i.e. Specialist Dementia Care Program; SDCP), the state (e.g. Transitional Care Program; TCP), not-for-profit, public, and private organisations. Notable among these is his management of Victoria’s pioneering dementia village, which features the inaugural SDCP of the state. Charles is deeply committed to supporting Fairway in bolstering its position as a leading vibrant community of care in the Bayside. 

Dean Weston – Business Manager

BBus (Accounting), Member of the Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand

Dean has worked in the Aged Care industry for the past eleven and a half years.  He has previously worked at Mayflower in Brighton and brings a wealth of Aged Care experience to our organization.  Dean is excited to bring his can do attitude and positivity to make a real difference to the residents of Fairway.

Margaret Maher – Lifestyle Coordinator

Margaret Maher has extensive aged care experience as a personal carer and lifestyle assistant. She holds a Bachelor of Dementia at University of Tasmania and has completed a range of certifications in Leisure and Health, aged care, home and community care and information technology. Margaret previously worked at Mercy Place Fernhill and St Leigh Nursing Home. Margaret has a passion for delivering person centered care.