Anthea Pavy – B. Soc Work, Ass. Dip. Social Work, GAICD

Anthea Pavy was appointed to the position of Chief Executive at Uniting Country SA in March 2003, a position she continues to hold and has over 30 years’ experience working in, and managing the delivery of social and community services in rural and remote communities.

Anthea has served on a number of peak bodies and key groups during this time including the South Australian Council of Social Services Policy Council, the UCA National Youth and Family Advisory Council, the Child and Families Welfare Association of South Australia and the National Framework for Protecting Australia’s Children Partnership Group SA.

Over the last 30 years Anthea has also had a range of board experience including chairing the Crystal Brook Hospital Board and the Mid North Regional Health Finance Committee as well as being a member of the Mid North Regional Health Board. Anthea is a current Board Member of the Uni Hub Spencer Gulf and the Aged Care Board of the Diocese of Port Pirie.

Seeing regional and remote communities in South Australia not only survive but also thrive and flourish into the future is a passion which drives much of Anthea’s work.