John De Angelis

Interim CEO

John is Lutheran Services’ former CFO and Director of Infrastructure, Development and Financing.  He has broad business development experience, nationally and internationally, with a strong financial and administrative background.  Formerly a Group Financial Controller, a Company Secretary, a General Manager and Chief Financial Officer in a number of industries over his career, he has worked at Lutheran Services for over a decade.  Most recently at Lutheran Services John has been in charge of developing and financing Lutheran Services’ infrastructure portfolio, delivering significant redevelopment, refurbishment and new build projects for the organisation.  He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management, a member of LASA’s Queensland Property and Development and Retirement Living Advisory Groups, a member of the Institute of Building Consultants (Master Builders), a member of the Asset Management Council, and a Harvard Business School and Queensland University of Technology graduate.

Dr Clare Seligmann


Dr Claire Seligmann has served as a member of Lutheran Services Council since 2007, and chaired the body since 2009.

Claire is a highly regarded General Practitioner with 30 years’ experience with expertise in Aged and Palliative care.

She has been a Board member of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in Queensland and has made major contributions to several health organisation boards and committees in addition to holding a range of governance roles in multiple not-for-profit organisations.

Her qualifications include a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), and a Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practice (FRACGP).

Memberships include AMA; RACGP and ANZSPM (Australia, New Zealand society for palliative medicine).