Geoff Batkin AM

Geoff Batkin AM

Chair, UnitingCare Australia

Geoff has been the CEO of Wesley Mission Queensland for the last 22 years. He has skills in strategic business planning, team building and mission planning. The role and function of Wesley Mission Queensland has grown and been consolidated across multiple community service areas under Geoff’s leadership.

He is committed to Church mission. In his professional capacity within the Church over decades Geoff has focussed on ensuring all organisational resources are identified; assessed for missional and/or business outcomes and prospects; optimised missional or financial returns; developed appropriate networks; and ensured appropriate risk management strategies are implemented.

He has a strong vision for UnitingCare Australia and his letter of Expression of Interest articulates in more detail this vision and accompanying thoughts.