Belinda Colombrita – Chief Executive Officer
After 11 years working in Sales & Marketing and Hospitality management roles Belinda joined the team at Thorndale in 2002 to assist the organisation to obtain its first Disability Standards Certification. Belinda has a Diploma in Management and Advance Diploma in Business Administration and is accredited in the areas of Human Resources and Quality Management. Belinda lives in the Hawkesbury region and is married with three children. Belinda enjoys the outdoors, snow skiing, water skiing and competition go kart racing with her family.
Diane Keaton– Finance Manager
After participating in school based work experience at the Thorndale Centre School, Diane commenced employment at Thorndale in 1983 in the fundraising department. Following the closure of that department in 1995 Diane transferred to the administration team. Diane’s tertiary qualifications include Cert IV in Disability & Cert IV in Financial Services (Accounting). Diane grew up and continues to live in the local area. Diane enjoys reading and spending quality time with her family and friends.
John Yealland– General Manager
John has extensive business experience working for some of Australia’s best known companies. John joined the Thorndale team in 2014 as Business Development Manager of the Disability Enterprise utilising his experience in production and manufacturing, process improvement, training and development and business management.
John enjoys helping people achieve their potential at a personal and professional level.
John has been involved in a number of community groups and takes great delight in using his skills to give back to the community.
Team Leader Team Leader
Euroa Cottage & Carinya Cottage &
Warranyah Cottage Tandara Cottage
Belinda Taylor Ross Aubrey
Leisure, Living & Life Skills
NDIS Coordinator NDIS Services Support Finance Assistant HR Coordinator
Kristie Findlater Kylie Cooper Tricia Vella Susan Toole
Team Leader Team Leader Team Leader Employment Consultant
Packaging & Assembly Garden & Maintenance Recycling
Vanessa Rosser Kelvin Hanns Arjinder Kaur Fiona Henderson