Bernadette Praske, General Manager Service Delivery and Operations 

Bernadette Praske is the General Manager Service Delivery and Operations at Mates4Mates. Having joined the organisation in early 2020, Bernadette brought with her a wealth of knowledge and experience from the not-for-profit and social services sector. 

Having worked in a number of senior operational roles at various social and health care providers, including the Primary Health Network, and in health service planning and engagement with West Moreton Health, she is equipped in developing sustainable health-care pathways for client groups.  

Now leading the national service delivery model at Mates4Mates and overseeing teams at each Family Recovery Centre, Bernadette is dedicated to ensuring best practice clinical care and support is provided to improve quality of life among the Defence community.  

In her spare time Bernadette enjoys hiking, the beach, yoga and meditation, hanging out with her dogs Tex and Karma, and spending time with family. 

Bernadette Praske, General Manager Service Delivery and Operations