Tony Davies – CEO, Social Futures
Recruitment of workers with lived experience in the Ability Links and Local Area Coordination programs has transformed the relationship between the organisation and its customers by tapping in to the knowledge and ideas of the market itself.
Tony Davies is an experienced executive with over twenty years’ experience at senior management levels in government agencies, the non-government sector and private enterprise. Tony is CEO of Social Futures, a for-purpose organisation based in New South Wales, Australia. Social Futures is committed to improving people’s lives by working directly with individuals, families, community and government in the areas of homelessness and housing, youth and family services and disability services. Social futures works as a regional leader to strengthen communities by providing training, development, sector support and advocacy. Tony is President of the New South Wales Council of Social Services, peak body for community services in NSW and a member of the NSW Government Social Innovation Council. Previous roles have included working at NSW Parliament; NSW Department of Community Services; NSW Ombudsman and the Australian Law Reform Commission.