Michael Quinn was elected Victorian State President on 19 February 2022.
Michael Quinn’s involvement with St Vincent de Paul Society Victoria began in 1992 when he joined the Langwarrin Conference. Most recently, Michael has spent the past four years as Deputy State President.
Michael has worn many hats in the Society. In addition to his local volunteer work, he Chairs the Retail Advisory Committee, is a Board member of the SVDP Victoria Board, VincentCare Victoria, VincentCare Community Housing and was the Bendigo Regional President.
Michael is an active member of his community and believes in engaging young people and harnessing the youthful spirit of the Society's Mini Vinnies and College Conferences. He passionately believes that young people are the future of the Society in Australia.
Among Michael’s proudest achievements has been establishing the East Timor Scholarship Fund at Comoro Technical College in Dili in 2001, which provides 50 scholarships a year.