AHURI CONFERENCE SPEAKER
Ian is the CEO of Hutt St Centre, a frontline service for homeless and vulnerable people in the inner city and eastern region of Adelaide.
Ian has been with Hutt Street Centre for just over 24 years and took over the CEO’s role in 2003.
In 2008/2009 Ian took 12 months leave to take on a contract position with the Department for Families and Communities in the Homelessness Strategy Division.
Within this role, Ian was involved in helping to develop South Australia’s response to the Commonwealth’s Homelessness Strategy and was further involved in the Housing Stimulus Plans for SA and assisted the Department’s response in targeting housing to homelessness and mental health.
Ian has also previously served as the Chair of the Unity Housing Company Board of Directors for 5 years, which now has a housing portfolio in excess of 2,000 properties and has been involved with the growth of this organisation since the early 1990’s.