Craig Hodges is currently Director, National Programs at Orygen The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health and joined the CMY Board in May 2018.
Craig has worked extensively in executive leadership roles in Australia and internationally for over 20 years with a major focus on service reform and the development of new and emerging models of early intervention care for young people experiencing mental ill-health. Craig is particularly passionate about ensuring all young people can access the necessary support when they need it most. Craig played a significant role in the establishment of headspace as the Director of Service Development and Partnerships and went on to support the implementation of Jigsaw, the national youth mental health program in Ireland as their Director of Service Development.
Craig has a background in Social Work and a Master of Evaluation and Human Service Management. He has served on a number of Boards and is a founding member of the International Association of Youth Mental Health (IAYMH) Executive.