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Angie Paskevicius has been the CEO of Holyoake, a leading provider of drug and alcohol counselling and support services in Western Australia since 2007, and is the2015 Telstra Business Woman of the Year.
Her career spans over 30 years as a health practitioner, business owner, senior executive, executive coach and Board member in the hospitality, health, education, disability, alcohol and drug and community services industries. She has held executive leadership positions in both community service organisations and public sector agencies, and currently sits on the Boards of organisations including the WA Network of Alcohol and other Drug Agencies (WANADA) and is Chair of Interchange WA.
As the leader of an organisation aimed at making positive changes in people’s lives, Angie knows all to well about bringing out the very best in those around her.
It’s a philosophy she is required to enact on a daily basis, as the CEO of alcohol and drug counselling organisation Holyoake. Founded almost four decades ago in 1975, Holyoake remains one of Australia’s leading addiction rehabilitation, treatment and support providers, making a direct and lasting impact on around 6,500 people every year.
By Liz McCoy