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At Sydney MCS, our team is our greatest resource.

We all share a common vision to help disadvantaged and marginalized migrants and refugees to be involved in and appreciated by Australian society while maintaining their cultural identity.

We are committed to our values and promote qualities such as respect, inclusiveness and social equity, integrity and openness, and creativity and compassion.

Board of Directors

Sydney MCS is managed by a Board of Directors, representing a range of ages, ethnic origins and professional expertise. All members of the Board actively participate in taking responsibility for managing Sydney MCS according to the Constitution.

Sydney Multicultural Board of Directors 2018:

Maryam Maghsoodi Chairperson
Maura Marissa Meyn Vice Chairperson
Rene Marcos Molina Treasurer
Mauro Antonio Ceccarelli Secretary
Antonietta Natoli Member
Magnolia Szabo Member
Yen Chang Member

Centre Management

Rosa Loria Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Vishal Sonule Operations Manager
Daria Marlia Accountant
Angela Raco Bookkeeper
Nazhin Safavi Front Desk Administrator

Program Management


Aged Care Services
Liliana Hernandez Home Care Coordinator – Multicultural Home Care Packages
Nancy Alvarez Home Care Case Manager – Multicultural Home Care Packages
Sini Lau Home Care Case Manager – Multicultural Home Care Packages
Marlin Vargas Brokerage and Rostering Coordinator – Multicultural Home Care Packages
Lucyna Weglowska-Karagiorgou Social Support Group Coordinator – CHSP
Tsechu Lhamo Program Coordinator – Community Visitor Scheme
Settlement Services
Jessica Pleitez Settlement Services Program Community Development Officer
Noel Zihabamwe Settlement Services Program Community Development and Case Manager
Rigzin Yuthok Settlement Services Program Case Manager and Youth Worker
Tsechu Lhamo  ParentsNext Facilitator
Rubita Shrestha  NDIS Coordinator