Chief Executive Officer, Bric Housing

Bernard is Chief Executive Officer of Bric Housing, a Tier 2 Community Housing Provider with the vision; ͞a home, a life, a future͟ and supporting over 850 tenancies in the greater Brisbane area. Joining Bric in 2016, Bernard is an experienced and entrepreneurial leader and senior manager with a proven track record of service delivery, financial and organisational achievement in the human service sector. He is skilled at change management, philanthropy and communications, business development and effective and inclusive governance. Bernard has held General Manager and Chief Executive roles in Brisbane with a number of key human service organisations including Open Minds and Legacy. Bernard is proudly also a Board Member (2017) with Community Housing Industry Alliance Qld (CHIAQ) formerly known as CHPS for QLD. Bernard has a developed capacity for considered strategic and whole of business planning whilst remaining connected and in touch with key areas of business performance and customer, staff and stakeholder relationships. Bernard joined the AHI Board in November 2017 and declares his commitment to the professional development and positive impact of members working or contributing within social and community housing.

Ms Olena Sydorenko
Director, QLD