Our Management Team

BHC has over 60 members of staff who work in specialised teams including Housing Management and Asset Services, Project Development, Business Development, Financial Services and Administration Services.

Our Management Team leads our larger staff team and is headed up by our CEO.

 

Our Management Team

Rebecca Oelkers

Acting Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operations Officer

Rebecca Oelkers is Acting Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operations Officer with BHC. Rebecca has worked in the field of community and affordable housing for the past 13 years undertaking a variety of affordable housing projects including the project management and  formation of the Gold Coast Housing Company for which she was the inaugural CEO. Rebecca was also instrumental in the set-up of Catalyst Affordable Housing partnering with LNG proponents to provide affordable housing in regional Queensland.  Rebecca has a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Arts and has presented at National, State and Local housing forums on housing affordability issues.

Peter Garrone

Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary

Peter Garrone is the Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary and brings 20 years of corporate finance, treasury, accounting, and commercial experience to BHC. Peter has worked both in Australia and overseas across multiple industries with a particular focus on the property development and engineering sectors (civil construction and mining services). In these roles he has successfully negotiated and raised corporate and project specific funding (equity, mezzanine, bank and bond) to facilitate business growth. Peter has a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Laws and is also a qualified Chartered Accountant.