About Adele Johns
Adele Johns, executive officer of Community Compass Inc. works to build the capacity of non-profit organisations in understanding financial management. Adele is highly suited to the sector in both her passion and educational background. Adele has a Bachelor Degree in Commerce from the University of Newcastle and is currently completing a PhD in the area of ‘Governance and Accountability of the non-profit sector’ with University South Australia. Adele has held numerous board and committee positions over the last 30 years, led (non-profit) audit teams in public practice and now having the benefit of 9 years of experience working in the non profit sector at Community Compass Inc guiding organisations to a brighter financial future by equipping treasurers, board members and CEOs in understanding and implementing financial management strategies. Adele currently serves on two non-profit boards, as director of Addsi Home Living Australia and chair of Gosford City charity fund.