Nigel ParkerExecutive Officer
Nigel has been in his current role as executive officer for St Laurence House since 2012 and has worked with vulnerable young people since 2007.
Previously, he worked in the hospitality industry where he ran successful businesses for over 20 years in London and Sydney.
Prior to joining St Laurence House, Nigel worked as a project officer with Carers NSW Young Carer Project from 2008. As part of a dynamic team, Nigel was instrumental in the substantial growth of the state-wide program, driving its member base from 1,400 young carers to over 3,000 members at the time of his departure in 2011.
In 2014 Nigel joined the board of the peak body representing Youth Homelessness in NSW, ‘Y Foundations’. In 2015 Nigel became the director of a new state-wide youth accommodation service called ‘My Foundations’ Youth Housing.
Nigel Holds a Bachelor of Applied Social Science (Counselling).