James Wackett

Communications, Marketing and Research, General Manager

James joined Anglicare in 2006 as Anglicare Sydney’s Public Affairs Manager. He held this role for six years before becoming the Executive Officer in 2012. James has a Bachelor of Arts, a Master of Arts in Journalism and a Master of International and Community Development. He has been employed in the not-for-profit sector since 1995, initially as a journalist and aid worker for World Vision Australia where he worked for emergency relief programs in Asia, Africa, the Balkans and Central America. He subsequently worked for a number of Australian-based not-for-profit organisations in senior management roles in marketing, fundraising and public affairs. He is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a member of the Anglican Media Council. He is married to Justine and they have two children. They are members of Bobbin Head Anglican Church.