Mark Friend

Position: Executive Manager, Corporate Services

Arriving with the Katherine floods in 1998, Mark has spent the last 20 years in the Northern Territory, which he now considers home.  In December 2018, Mark returned to the Top End after six years in Alice Springs to take up the role of Executive Manager Corporate Services at Anglicare NT.

Mark has previously worked with the Department of Health focusing primarily on hospitals and in the not-for-profit sector, first in youth community services and then in Aboriginal Media.  He has a passion for systems and processes, particularly when people are central to, and beneficiaries of, support services that enhance the experience of delivering services to the community.

Mark has completed a Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Computing), a Graduate Certificate in Management in 2017 and is currently studying towards a Master of Business Administration.