Articles by Jennene Buckley


Jennene Buckley is passionate about aged care and is an innovative leader in the industry. She has worked in the health and aged care sector for over 20 years including roles in business management, finance management and as the CEO of Feros Care (from December 2000 - June 2021), an organisation which she expanded from a single locality, residential provider to one of the fastest growing services on the Australian east coast, spanning 4 states. At the time of writing she was responsible for the overall leadership and management of Feros Care and for its 70+ aged and community care service programs. Jennene is also a Fellow to the Institute of Certified Practicing Accountants and has completed an Executive Leadership Program through the London Business School. She was a finalist in the 2008 Telstra Business Women of the Year Awards and apart from a two year stint in Ballina, has lived all her life in the Tweed, with her family and children studying and working in the area. Jennene has served on a number of industry and peak body committees the Board of the Aged Care Services Associations NSW and ACT, the Aged Care Queensland Sustainability Committee and, as an accomplished, informed and engaging speaker, regularly attends state, national and international conferences.