Kristian is CEO of Knoxbrooke, a provider in Melbourne’s outer-east. Knoxbrooke operates four social enterprises including Yarra View Nursery – Australia largest commercial social enterprise nursery.
Kristian commenced volunteering in the disability sector in his teens and is committed to ensuring people of all abilities have the same rights and privileges in society.
Prior to working full-time in the disability sector, Kristian gained broad business experience working in the commercial sector both within Australia and overseas. Kristian is passionate about ensuring people of all abilities have the opportunity to experience the dignity of work. That is, to experience the benefits that employment brings, such as confidence, self-empowerment and the satisfaction of spending your own hard-earned.
Kristian holds a number of undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications, is a Fellow CPA and an alumnus of the Leadership Victoria Williamson Program.