David Wark commenced his role as Chief Executive Officer for the St Vincent de Paul Society in South Australia in January 2012. Having worked in a range of leadership roles within commercial and not-for-profit sectors, David was drawn to the Society as a way of utilising his business expertise to ensuring critical support services are maintained for people who find themselves at a vulnerable time in their lives. David is committed to serving the people who seek the Society’s assistance, be it through Fred’s Van, homeless accommodation, conference work or the Vinnies Centres.

David is a White Ribbon Ambassador who is passionate and continues to advocate for the disadvantaged and marginalised in South Australia.

David holds a Masters of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Education.