Management Committee Members

Sarah Simpson – President

Sarah is Manager Pastoral Services  at St John of God Subiaco Hospital.

Cheryl Meta – Secretary

Cheryl is recently retired from her role as Pastoral Services Coordinator at St John of God Mt Lawley Hospital


Helen Vester – Chair Registration and Certification Committee (R&C)

Helen is a Provisional Clinical Pastoral Education Consultant with the Perth Community CPE Centre, and for the Queensland Institute for CPE, having concluded her role at Royal Perth Hospital. She is also Adjunct Lecturer (CPE) for University of Divinity and co-facilitates a unit for the Sydney College of Divinity.

Michelle Benjamin

Michelle is a Clinical Pastoral Educator and Centre Director of the Perth Community CPE Centre.

Marie-Louise Smith – Ordinary Member

Marie-Louise is a Pastoral Care Coordinator for Juniper Aged Care.

Jake Gosling – Ordinary Member

Jake is a Pastoral Practitioner at St John of God Midland Hospital.


Meliata Thomason – Ordinary Member

Meliata is in formation for priesthood within the Anglican church.