Abacus Learning Centre Limited is a not-for-profit entity for the public charitable purpose of providing Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) therapy to children diagnosed as having an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

The Board of Directors bring a wide range of business, government, not-for-profit and commercial skills to Abacus. They volunteer their time and expertise to help Abacus achieve its mission.

The board are responsible for the overall governance of the centre which includes setting strategic direction, approving and monitoring budgets and reviewing the centres’ performance. The Board operates in accordance with its Constitution and delegates responsibility for the operations and development of the centre to the Senior Management Team.

The following board members are Directors of Abacus Learning Centre Ltd.

    • Mrs Kylie Coad, Chairman
    • Ms Janelle Leonard, Company Secretary
    • Mr Justin Bendell
    • Ms Melissa Violani
    • Ms Nicolette Barnard

Further information about Abacus Learning Centre can be found on the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) website – please see link below.




Abacus are currently seeking expressions of interest from candidates with diverse experience and skills to help round out the experience of our existing Directors, and to support our long-term strategy, 

Please read our Board Information Pack to find out more about this opportunity and how you can submit your application.




ACNC Website

Information about our charity

Contact the Board

Send your expression of interest