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Board and Executive


OCN Office Bearers and Board members:

Gerald Chia

Gerald Chia, Secretary

Company Director, Chair of Pacific Place Community Association, Secretary of Epica, Chatswood.

Phil Gall, Chair

Former General Manager, Strategy and Regulation in NSW State Owned Corporation.  Served on Strata Committees since 2009. Responsible for a major defect rectification project. Currently Treasurer of Moreton by the Park at Redfern.

Stephen Goddard

Stephen GoddardDirector

Strata lawyer, active consumer advocate in the strata sector since 2002.  Long-serving committee member, most recently of Horizon, Sydney.


Jane Hearn, Director

Jane has over 25 years experience as a lawyer in the community and public sector, including Federal Parliament and the UN. Prior to studying law, Jane worked in the social welfare and community sector, including, in housing. She moved into strata about 4 years ago and is committed to high quality strata living and public education.

Fred Tuckwell, Director

Wide experience following a 45 year career in Telstra, the last 10 years as a senior manager Director role.  Skills include technical and building skills, capital management, large scale project management and product management.  Currently Chair of the Waratah building which is large self-managed strata.

Julie Walsh, Director

Julie Walsh is a lawyer specializing in local government and planning law. She has been on strata committees since 1984 and is currently on 3 strata committees.

Karen Stiles

Karen StilesExecutive Officer

Karen’s strata committee experience began with her first apartment in 1984, and includes overseeing a large Home Owners Warranty claim.




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