Meet our leadership team

The leadership team at AMES Australia bring a unique combination of skills and experience to our organisation.

 Catherine ScarthChief Executive Officer - Catherine Scarth

Catherine provides leadership in strategic direction, planning and management of all AMES Australia operations to achieve the objectives established by the Board. 

Belinda McLennanChief Operating Officer – Dr Belinda McLennan 

Belinda works closely with the CEO to identify, evaluate, negotiate and manage strategically important business opportunities to enable AMES Australia to achieve both short and long term organisational goals. She is accountable for all of AMES Australia's program service delivery.



Deva CoreaChief Financial Officer – Deva Corea

Deva provides a strategic focus on finance, investment and procurement for the organisation.

Peter ThomasExecutive General Manager Corporate Governance and Board Secretary – Peter

Peter is responsible for risk management, internal audit, quality assurance and corporate governance.

Mabel EstrellaChief Digital Officer - Mabel Estrella
Mabel builds our capacity to use digital resources and platforms for more integrated and innovative client service delivery.

CatharineGradyGeneral Manager Operations Support – Catharine O’Grady

Catharine provides leadership to staff, facilities and contract management functions.

Peter HarrisonGeneral Manager South East – Peter Harrison

Peter manages AMES Australia's Education and Employment operations.

Mirta GonzalezGeneral Manager, Settlement and Asylum Seeker Program - Mirta Gonzalez

Mirta leads the Settlement and Asylum Seeker programs portfolio across the organisation.