Darren Young

Darren Young – Treasurer

Darren is currently the State Director for Mission Australia in Queensland and the Northern Territory. His service portfolio includes targeted homelessness and supported tenancy programs, service coordination and assistance for vulnerable children and families, offender reintegration services, disability and indigenous employment services, mental health programs, early learning centres and community development initiatives.

Darren’s professional background includes over 25 years’ experience working within government and NGOs in the provision of human services. He has held senior management and executive roles in government, community health, rural hospitals and aged care. Darren is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, and holds a degree in Social Work and a Masters of Public Management.