Gally Dakers
CEO/Reverend
Director of the Board

Gally has work and run her own business. An ordained Reverend for 15 years, ministering to people with issues relating to addiction, marriage, and food insecurity. The co founder of the Hope Centre with her Husband, Jeff. Gally has work in the Hope Centre since the beginning.


Jeff Dakers
CEO/Reverend
Director of the Board

Jeff has served in the army forces. He is owned his own businesses. He is a former police officer. An ordained Reverend for 15 years, ministering to people with issues relating to addiction, marriage, and food insecurity. The co founder of the Hope Centre with his Wife, Gally. Jeff has work in the Hope Centre since the beginning.


Jude White
Manager Hope Centre
Director of the Board

Jude has been involved in her own business for 16 years with her husband. She has an intrigued part of the running the Hope Centre for the last 9 years. She is also an active board member.

Andrew Strarford
Director of the Board

28 years experience in Local Government, including 10 years in senior and executive management. 6 years with Anglicare Community Care as a regional manager and acting assistant director. Qualifications include an Advanced Certificate in Management and a Masters in Business Adminstration. Retired in 2014. For the last 5 years I have been assisting the Hope Centre in developing Governance and Board Structures, and strategy development.


Seval Dorfer
Director of the Board

Seval Dorfer holds a Masters Honors in Health Science (Nursing) and has been a Cardiac Nurse working at St Vincents Hospital and The Wollongong Hospital, in the areas of Acute Coronary Care, Heart Transplant and Clinical Research for over 30 years. Seval was a founding member of the Hope Centre and continues to serve on it’s board.