Appointment of Chief Operating Officer

Close up photo of Sarah Thurgood outside smiling

We are delighted and excited to announce the appointment of Sarah Thurgood as Chief Operating Officer at Venture Housing Company. This is a newly established executive leadership role in response to Venture’s growth and strategic directions.

Sarah is a highly regarded, exceptional leader whose career in the NT includes remote, regional and urban settings, with a solid track record of delivering exceptional results in housing, community development, child, youth and family services and disability and for the past 6 years as the Territory Director for Life Without Barriers. Sarah has driven and delivered strategic and operational reform and service transformation, business and service re-engineering and led organisational initiatives to drive excellence and sustainable impacts for the organisation and for clients. Sarah brings exceptional stakeholder engagement and negotiation skills, commercial acumen and importantly a passion to make an impact in people’s lives through social and affordable housing solutions.

We’re really looking forward to welcoming Sarah to the team in June.

Close up photo of Sarah Thurgood outside smiling