Damian Lacey – Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Having been appointed CEO in 2016, Damian is leading Mercy Connect into the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

The scheme ushers in a new era that highlights the provision of client-focussed disability services.

Damian’s 35 years of experience in disability services and policy, at both state and national levels, gives him a clear vision to guide Mercy Connect into the future.

He has previously held management appointments on a range of advisory committees, including Deaf Children Australia.

His achievements have included a President’s Service Award from the National Disability Services Board for service to the sector, recognition as runner up in the Equity Trustees CEO of the Year Awards and as an Innovation finalist.