Mark Fitzpatrick is the Chief Executive Officer of the St Vincent de Paul Society in Western Australia, a position he has held since March 2012 having worked for a catholic aged and community services organisation, Southern Cross Care, for five years.  After graduating from Curtin University with a degree in Commerce, Mark’s working career has seen him work in human resources and general management roles in a range of not-for-profit, education, and government organisations. 

Mark is passionate about a sustainable sector, exploring new funding opportunities and business models, advocating for new ways to generate better outcomes for the community. Amongst others, he is the Vice President of the Western Australian Council for Social Service, the Co-Chair of Anti-Poverty Week, a member of the Centre for Social Impact Advisory Board, and Past President of edventures WA Inc.