Logan Together

Board of Directors

Logan Child Friendly Community Limited receives funds from our Funders. 

The Company is overseen by a Board of Directors which guides the work of the Backbone team.

Our Directors

Margaret Allison – Chair

With a background in human services, Margaret has over 35 years’ experience in state and local government, including roles as the Chief Executive of the Public Service Commission and Director-General of the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services. She retired from the public service in late 2013.

In 25 years of holding a range of senior executive positions, her roles included service delivery reform, social policy and planning, program development, legislative reform, organisational review, resource management and planning, strategic management and oversight of major change activities with a whole-of-government and broader community focus.

Margaret was appointed as a Fellow of the Institute of Public Administration Australia in 2008, and is also appointed as an Adjunct Professor in the School of Business and International Relations at Griffith University.

Margaret now works as a consultant in her own business, and holds a number of Board positions.


Lesley Chenoweth

Lesley has more than 35 years experience as a social work and human service practitioner, academic and activist chiefly in the disability area. She headed the Griffith University Logan Campus until 2017.

Lesley is a regular consultant to government and community organisations and has served on numerous boards and committees for disability, legal and family welfare agencies.


Kevin MarFan

Kevin is a Chartered Accountant and Certified Information Systems Auditor who brings over 20 years’ experience across both public and private sectors in Australia, USA and Europe.He chairs the Ernst & Young’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee and leads the firm’s Technology Risk practice in Queensland.

Kevin joined the Board in February 2019.


Lynn Hamill

Bio to come – watch this space!


Will Davis

Bio to come – watch this space!


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