Joining the Eastern Star Foundation Board in 2021 Beth’s career encompassed education, health and seniors living holding positions such as Secretary to a hospital board and a Health Commissioner, serving as a Director on Star Gardens Home for the Aged Board and over the past 20 years managed the retirement living divisions of two prominent Queensland aged care providers. During this time, she participated in industry-specific associations, and parliamentary working parties establishing and implementing legislative and accreditation changes. Commencing in 2008, Beth served as a Board Member of Star Gardens Home for the Aged until 2013.
Being granted Fellowship of the Institute of Professional Secretaries (now known as the Institute of Office Professionals) in 1986, Beth has extensive management, human resource, financial and governance experience and is a Justice of the Peace (Qual).
Beth joined the Order of the Eastern Star in 2002 and has actively participated in many aspects of the Order over the years, taking up the position of Worthy Matron of her Chapter, Beenleigh, for the second time this year.