Bernice Smith

Position: Co-CEO

Bernice was Service Manager at Goldbridge for 5 years from 2010 – 2015 before heading to Toowoomba to be Executive Director of Sunrise Way TC for six months before becoming ill.  After 18 months of illness and being away from the workforce, Bernice is now back with Goldbridge  job sharing the role of CEO with Charlie Blatch.  Bernice is committed to the Values of Integrity, Respect, Community, Empowerment and Compassion.

Bernice has a Bachelor of Social Services, Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs, and Cert IV in Workplace Training and undertook training in Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation through the Gestalt Association of Qld.

She has been a member of the Steering committee for the Drug and Alcohol Summit held in 2001; the Qld Community Service Strategy Committee; and  the Qld Taskforce Committee for Child Protection.

Bernice undertook TC Standards training with ATCA in 2013 and in 2014 led the Goldbridge project to obtain ISO9001:2008 quality standards