James Toomey

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James Toomey is the current CEO of Mission Australia.

As a qualified social worker with an extensive background in community services, James is client-focused and passionate about transforming the lives of Australians in need.

He joined Mission Australia in 2010 as National Manager Community Services Operations Support and was appointed to his current role in November 2017. James brings in-depth expertise to Mission Australia and is committed to quality, collaboration and performance measurement and evaluation to achieve the best possible outcomes for the people we work with.

Previously, James was the Operations Director for SkillForce. He was also Assistant Director of Foster Care Associates in the UK.  He holds a Master’s Degree in Social Work and a Master of Business Administration and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

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