November
2012
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Boards of the Aged Care Association of Australia
(
ACAA), Aged and Community Care Victoria
(
ACCV) and Aged Care Queensland (ACQ).
After their formation, LASA underwent an
initial transition period with a temporary 90-
day board. They’ve since finished setting up the
association, and are actively working day-to-day.
We’ve completed that transition phase, moving
to a new office in Canberra. I’m undertaking the
recruitment of a small team of experts that will
be working with me here in the office,” Mansour
says. “I’ll build a small team and then we’ll grow
over time.”
Before taking on his current role at LASA,
Mansour worked in Victoria for six years, hav-
ing created the inaugural single industry body of
ACCV. When the opportunity arose to lead a na-
tional organisation, he answered the call of duty
and moved to Canberra. “In a six-year period, I
had the chance to live and breathe what it would