The Department of Communities Tasmania is made up of three operational divisions and three corporate divisions.

Operational:

  • Children, Youth and Families
  • Communities, Sport and Recreation
  • Housing, Disability and Community Services

Corporate:

  • Capability and Resources
  • Office of the Secretary

Community structure in image - text detailed below

Structure Image in Text:

  • Secretary - Michael Pervan
  • A/Director, Office of the Secretary - Alex Schouten
  • Child Advocate - Sonya Pringle-Jones
  • Deputy Secretary, Children, Youth and Families - Mandy Clarke
    • Director, Child and Family Services - Claire Lovell
    • Director, Strategic Policy, Quality and Workforce Development - Susan Diamond
    • Director,  Youth and Family Violence Services - Pam Honan
    • A/Director, Children, Youth and Families Reform - Ross Hinkley
  • Deputy Secretary, Communities, Sport and Recreation - Kate Kent
    • Director, Tasmanian Institute of Sport - Paul Austen
    • Manager, Sport and Recreation - Helen Langenberg
    • Manager, Grants, Sport and Recreation Infrastructure - Mark Green
    • Manager, Policy and Programs - Courtney Hurworth
    • Manager,  Office of Aboriginal Affairs - Wendy Dawson
  • Deputy Secretary,  Housing, Disability, Community Services - Peter White
    • Director,  Disability and Community Services - Ingrid Ganley
    • Director, Housing Programs - Jessemy Stone
    • Director, Portfolio and Supply - Richard Gilmour
    • A/Director, Tenancy Services - Christine Collins
    • Manager, Program Support - Alison Paice
  • Executive Director,  Capability and Resources - Kathy Baker
    • Project Manager,  Establishment Project - Warren Lewis
    • Principal Finance Officer, Budget and Finance - Rod Fazackerley
    • A/Business Manager, Silverdome - Patrick Ryan
    • Director, Information Systems and Strategy - Katie Ault
    • Director, People and Culture - Rachel Riseley
    • A/Director, Emergency Operations Centre - Lynden Pennicott
    • Director, Strategic Reform - Ross Hinkley (currently seconded to CYF)
    • Strategy and Engagement
  • Child Wellbeing Strategy - Mel Gray