2015 Winners

AHRI CEO Diversity Champion Award

AHRI CEO Diversity Champion Award

Gail Ker

Access Community Services

Access Community Services Limited (ACSL) was established in 1984. Since then, ACSL has become an award-winning specialist organisation supporting culturally and linguistically diverse individuals and communities. ACSL now offers services including employment and training, social enterprise, housing, community development, youth and mental health programs.

Gail Ker’s fundamental connections with the individuals and communities she serves, remain at the forefront of her leadership. As the CEO of ACSL she has propelled this humble youth employment organisation into a multimillion dollar national leader that creates sustainable opportunities and solutions. She has worked at ACSL for 21 years and is responsible for developing the largest multicultural organisation in Queensland.

Her experience in providing innovative service solutions for new settlers has been recognised nationally with a Medal of the Order of Australia.

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