Dr Ricki Jeffery

Diocesan Director, CentacareCQ

Ricki Jeffery is currently the Diocesan Director of CentacareCQ, working to develop strategies based on research and evidence to ensure CentacareCQ is sustainable and continues to provide services to the communities it serves. With a split focus on the right now, near future and long term, Ricki is responsible for Centacare’s activities meeting current need, preparing for medium term demand and paving the way for long term sustainability.

Previously, Ricki has worked in regional economic development with experience with regional communities in both Australia and the USA
investing in civic engagement, looking at capacity not deficiency and in coaching community leaders.