Jonathon Power

Managing Director

Jonathon is the Managing Director of Empowered Community Services. Inspired by his lived experiences supporting both parents who have lifelong disabilities, and after working as a Disability Support Worker for several years, Jonathon founded Empowered Community Services.

Jonathon has over seven years of experience working within the disability sector supporting participants with complex needs. Whilst working in the disability sector Jonathon completed his Bachelor of Psychological Science at Newcastle University. Jonathon believes in providing an honest and reliable service that puts the participants needs first.

Jonathon is an active member of the Lake Macquarie community and sits on the board of directors at the Lake Macquarie Business Chamber.

In 2021 at the Lake Mac Awards Jonathon won the Lake Macquarie Ambassador award as well as the Young Business Leader award at the Lake Macquarie Business Excellence Awards.

Outside of work, Jonathon enjoys walking his three dogs, following the NBA as well as skateboarding. 

The Rest Of The Team

Mark Ward

Service Manager

Alannah Black

Support Coordination Manager

Annika Howe

Support Coordination Manager

Chloe Hipwell

Rachel Lowe

Events Coordinator

Lilliana Botham

Administration Officer

Tanika McDonnell

Support Coordinator

Paige Hammond

Respite Coordinator

Charly West

Human Resource Manager

Claudia Keeton

Support Coordinator

Lily Ryan

Trainer and Assessor

Adrian Solomons

Support Coordinator

Rose Cousins

Team Leader

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Participants receiving Community Access and Capacity Building Supports will be assigned a Team Leader. Our Team Leaders can help with tracking participant goals, developing strategies to assist with support, communicating strategies with staff, and developing reports progress reports. Team Leaders will be charged under the Non-face-to-face line item as necessary.

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Participants with more than 20 hours of support per month may be charged an establishment fee when entering the service.