John Stubley FCA GAICD, Treasurer, Individual

CEO, Hobart City Mission

John has held the role of CEO, Hobart City Mission, since 2013.

Prior to that, John was Business Manager and Acting CEO of Optia Incorporated, a large disability support organisation in Tasmania.

John moved to the not-for-profit sector after 20 years working in the accounting industry as a Chartered Accountant in Public Practice.

John has over 30 years of board experience working on a range of not-for-profit boards and is passionate about helping the disadvantaged in our community.

TasCOSS Board Members


Emily Briffa, Organisation

CEO, Hamlet Inc

Adrienne Picone, Chief Executive Officer, Public Officer

CEO, Tasmanian Council of Social Service

Penny Egan, Organisation

CEO, Cancer Council Tasmania

Lisa Coulson, Individual

North/North-West Regional Manager, Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre

Alexander McKenzie, President, Public Officer, Individual

Individual Member

Connie Digolis, Peak Body

CEO, Mental Health Council of Tasmania