Jacinda Armstrong, Representative (North/North-West)

CEO, Playgroup Tasmania

Jacinda is the CEO of Playgroup Tasmania, which is a not-for-profit, state-based membership organisation that provides support and resources to assist with the establishment, coordination and promotion of playgroups across Tasmania.

Jacinda holds a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in Public Policy and Human Resource Management from the University of Tasmania and is experienced in project management and coordination, public policy, and strategic planning. Throughout her career, Jacinda has gained experience working within the areas of regional development, primary health, and the community sector.

Jacinda is driven by her passion for all Tasmanians to have equal access to a happy and healthy life, and through her work, Jacinda hopes to enable Tasmanian communities to have the capacity to influence decision-makers to achieve positive social change.


TasCOSS Board Members


Adrienne Picone, Chief Executive Officer

CEO, Tasmanian Council of Social Service

Penny Egan, Organisation

CEO, Cancer Council Tasmania

Colleen Johnstone, Peak Body

CEO, Palliative Care Tasmania Limited

Danny Sutton, Organisation

CEO, Colony 47

Lisa Coulson, Representative (North/North-West)

North/North-West Regional Manager, Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre

John Stubley FCA GAICD, Treasurer, Individual

CEO, Hobart City Mission

Alexander McKenzie, President, Public Officer, Individual

Individual Member

Connie Digolis, Peak Body

CEO, Mental Health Council of Tasmania