Jack Beros – Chairperson

Jack is a consultant and facilitator with the following career highlights:

  • Chairperson (current) ManKind Project Australia;
  • Chairperson (current) ManKind Project WA;
  • Chairperson Community Television Perth 1997-2001;
  • Chairperson ECOCEAN (global whale shark photo-id library) 2007-2008;
  • Past board member and treasurer Conservation Council of WA;
  • Past director and life-member Australian Marine Conservation Society.

Jack (Dennis) has a rich background in business, community development, environmental conservation, and men’s work. He has sharp analytical skills and a talent for leading strategy development and implementation, and delivering extraordinary outcomes. He coordinated the successful Save Ningaloo Campaign and has fulfilled many executive roles in other significant campaigns and community initiatives. Jack has run a number of his own businesses including EEA which brokered substantial residential and commercial bulk-buying programs in solar energy. As an engaging and transformative facilitator, he consistently brings people together to recognise new opportunities and create success. He has been an active participant in the men’s movement since the 1990’s.

Russell Goodrick – Board Member

Russell is a Logie Award winning broadcaster and former highest rating newsreader for Channel Nine.  Russell has been a Director of both Private and Public companies and held numerous executive roles including:

  • A Founding Director of Football West
  • Former Acting President of Soccer West Coast
  • President Inglewood United
  • Currently on the executive of the Western Australia Party
  • Advocate for changes to the Family Court for better outcomes for mums, dads and especially children.
  • Chairman of the Bassendean Bicentennial Committee.

From 1996 through 2014 through his own production company; MRGTV, he produced around a thousand programs – many of which he hosted – mainly on Channel 9 and Foxtel – employing hundreds of people both in front of and behind the camera.  Russell was a Director at one of Perth’s leading advertising agencies representing many national clients and organised events such as Garden Week in the 80’s and the Avon Descent for 10 years.

Martin Graham – Deputy Chairman

Martin, a founding partner of publishing firm Exquisite Friends, is an experienced entrepreneur, author, company founder and Director.

He is a past board member of:

  • Start-up social enterprise; Living Towns Corporation
  • NFP; People Who Care Inc.

His career encompasses service in the Royal Australian Air Force and then the media sector in journalism and advertising before going on to establish several of his own commercial and NFP organisations.

Martin assists NFP’s to strategically embrace self-funding via social enterprise, and, is also a strong advocate for the introduction of emotional intelligence training into the school curriculum to better equip our leaders of today and tomorrow.

His first literary work; “Awakened from blind’s walking sleep – journeys into love and reflection”, explores the notion of perception as individual reality and has been presented within UWA’s Masters of Social Work program.

Victoria Keefe – Treasurer

Victoria is both an ACCA and CPA Australia accountant with 14 years’ experience in business restructuring, treasury and commercial finance.  Victoria qualified at PricewaterhouseCoopers and has held senior-level positions at the John Lewis Partnership in London.

As a result of her experience gained at the John Lewis Partnership, which operates as co-ownership model with 90,000 partners, she is a passionate advocate for employees’ physical and mental well-being and how it can achieve economic as well as social benefits for businesses.

Victoria’s partner of 7 years took his own life in October 2017 and she, therefore, has a very personal understanding of living with someone with mental health issues and facing into her own struggles.

She is a strong believer that through connection and education we can improve men’s health and wellbeing.

Tania Longman – Company Secretary

Joined Men’s Health WA in September of 2019. 

Gary Gleeson – Board Member

Gary is the State Secretary of the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union, Retired Members Division. He is an experienced and highly qualified manager and Health, Safety and Training professional having worked in both the private and public sectors including:

  • 15 years as a WorkSafe Inspector/Senior Inspector;
  • Business Manager and Occupational Health Trainer at Royal Perth Hospital.
  • Army Staff Officer.
  • Owner/Operator of a dog breeding, boarding and training business.
  • Parliamentary Electorate Officer.
  • Past Convenor of the ALP’s Industrial Relations and Defence Committees.
  • Current member of several WA Labor policy committees.
  • Former Pigeon Racing Federation President
  • Rugby Union Club President and Coaching Coordinator

Gary’s strong leadership, policy development and strategic management skills, coupled with high level interpersonal and communication skills make him a very experienced mediator and facilitator.  He has particular expertise in establishing new organisations and restructuring those already existing.

Gary developed an interest in Men’s’ Health and Wellbeing whilst studying for the Master of Public Health degree at Curtin University. His main academic interests are Zoonotic diseases, Respiratory Health and Men’s Issues. Gary is an internationally recognised authority on Pigeon Fanciers’ Lung, a form of Extrinsic Allergic Broncio-alveolitis.