The Infants' Home Leadership Team

Our leadership team is committed to integrity, diversity, collaboration and innovation

Working Together to Meet Our Vision of Providing Each Child Every Opportunity

Our leadership team has a diverse range of skills, experience and expertise to meet the needs of our community and stakeholders

Elizabeth Robinson
Chief Executive Officer

MBA, LLB, Master of Arts, Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

Elizabeth commenced at The Infants’ Home in 2017. Elizabeth’s career in early childhood education and care spans 20 years. From 1997 to 2011 she promoted quality assurance in children’s education and care services in Executive roles at the former National Childcare Accreditation Council. Continuing her career as an advocate for education, Elizabeth previously served as the Chief Executive Officer of a national membership association for learning and organisational development professionals.

Steve Hughes
Chief Financial Officer

BA (Hons), ICAEW, AICD, FCA, Certified CEO

Steve commenced at The Infants’ Home in November 2022. He has over 30 years’ experience in the private sector in Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer roles across global and SME companies. He brings strong strategic, financial, and operational expertise to the organisation. Steve’s motivation lies in his desire to help maintain and further develop a positive, caring, and high-performance culture in an organisation that makes a positive impact on people’s lives.

Mariam Christodoulos
Children’s Services Manager (Centre based)

Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood), Diploma of Children’s Services

Mariam commenced at The Infants’ Home in 2004, she is an early childhood teacher with over 16 years teaching and management experience. Mariam has developed strong integrated programs inspiring innovation with strong social justice underpinnings. She currently oversees the integrated centre based services onsite, building on consistency, quality and high levels of service delivery for all stakeholders.

Janîce Francis
Children’s Services Manager (Family Day Care)

Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood), Cert IV in Training and Assessment, NSW Family Day Care Association Board Member

Janîce commenced at the Infants’ Home is 2017 and has over 20 years experience in the delivery of early childhood and family services in the corporate and not for profit sectors. She is responsible for our Family Day Care service which provides education and care via our network of Educators across Sydney.