Tony McManus

Tony joined the Foundation as Development Manager in June 2018.

Tony’s background includes the role of the first Independent Chairman of a Headspace local consortium and was also an active supporter of the establishment of the Lara and District Community Bank.

After selling his Lara based Real Estate business ​he established a Sub Fund with the Geelong Community Foundation. Tony has been passionately promoting the Mental Health Solution of Social Connection through Mentoring and Volunteering via his Facebook page “Connect 2 Grow”. ​He enjoys Volunteer Tourism trips to places like PNG & Outback Australia.

He is a National Ambassador for Beyond Blue, a Community Ambassador for RU OK?  and a sought after Speaker in Corporate and Community Forums about coping with Mental Health issues.

  • Position:Development Manager