Lifestyles - Team Profiles

Richard Cummins

Richard Cummins (C Wing)

Richard has been in the aged care industry for over 15 years and has worked at Jindalee for 13 years. Richard has been Jindalee’s Health & Leisure Coordinator for over 7 years. He has completed his Cert IV and Diploma of Health and Leisure. Richard enjoys playing the guitar, giving massages and delivering 1 to 1 activities in the dementia wing. Richard is married and has a young son. He enjoys church activities, travelling overseas and anything to do with Disneyland.


Kate Mc Farlane

Kate Mc Farlane (A Wing)

Kate has worked in aged care for over 12 years and has worked at Jindalee over 4 years. Kate has completed her Cert IV and Diploma of Health & Leisure/Dementia Care. Kate also acts as the Lifestyles Coordinator for the north side of the Building (A, B, G Wing). Kate enjoys craft, cooking and poetry groups. Kate is married with 4 children and enjoys church activities and spending time with her family.


Michael Sillis

Michael Sillis (J Wing)

Michael is our longest working health and leisure team member and has worked at Jindalee for 18 years. Michael is a very keen gardener and has a true passion for cars. Michael also enjoys trips to the coast and photography.


Leanne Meredith

Leanne Meredith (G Wing)

Leanne has been in the aged care industry for 9 years and has worked at Jindalee for 5 years. Leanne has completed her Cert III in Aged Care. Leanne enjoys entertaining and organizing our lady’s and men’s morning teas. Leanne has 3 children and enjoys fishing and spending time with her family.


Adrian Aldons

Adrian Aldons (C Wing)

Adrian has worked in the aged care industry for 9 years and has been a part of the Jindalee team for 3 years. Adrian predominantly works in our dementia wing. He enjoys the evolution of technology and spending time with his family in the Philippines. Adrian is married with 2 children.


Tracey Cowie

Tracey Cowie (H & D Wings)

Tracey has worked at Jindalee for over 6 years, used to work in reception, but is now part of the Health & Leisure team. Tracey has completed her Cert III in aged care and is in the process of completing her Cert IV. Tracey enjoys 1 to 1 activities, taking residents on walks and reminiscence. She has 3 children. Her hobbies camping with the family, walking & visiting the coast.


Kate Larkham

Kate Larkham (F Wing)

Kate has worked at Jindalee for over 2 years and is very experienced in beauty therapy. Kate has her Diploma of Beauty Therapy and Cert IV in training and education. She performs beauty services for residents on Fridays and every second Thursday. Kate enjoys facilitating coffee afternoon, restaurant and coffee outings. Her hobbies are shopping, listening to classical music & Yoga.


Odile Muleka

Odile Muleka (B Wing)

Odile immigrated from the Democratic republic of Congo and has lived is Australia for over 6 years. She has been working in aged care for over 3 years and has been at Jindalee over 1 year. She enjoys doing Exercise classes, Bingo and 1-on-1 activities. Odile is married with a young daughter and she enjoys church activities, spending time with family and listening to gospel music.