Errant Venture Founder, Neil ‘Gerry’ Gerrard, has a military background serving in East Timor and Iraq. When he finished in the military, Gerry wanted a way of continuing to help people and wanted to teach how to be financially efficient and run a business properly.
Gerry strongly believes that with the right systems in place a business can thrive because valuable time is saved for working on more important tasks and fewer mistakes are made. If you want your business to run with the same military precision Gerry employs in his own business, you can’t look past Errant Venture.
Community Newspaper Group
Max has been involved with community issues in the Northern Suburbs for a number of years.
Having been the Sales Manager for the Joondalup and Wanneroo Times and previously based in Joondalup for over 5 years, Max has an appreciation of the business challenges within the area.
Max served as president of the JBA for two years and remains on the Board as Vice President to support the growth of business in the region.
Purely Real Estate
Yadi has a wealth of experience, not only in the complex world of real estate but also in industries like Construction, Building, Retail and Wholesale.
Over 30 years’ experience in administration, bookkeeping, sales and customer service roles has given Yadi a great all-round mix of skills ideally suited to running a successful real estate agency in Perth.
Yadi’s real estate experience over the last 10 years has included strata management, property management and of course many years of selling properties.
Yadi had initially attained her property management registration, then followed with getting her sales registration after she entered the industry. She has held a Diploma of Property Services (Agency Management) since June 2015 and has also attained her SCAWA Strata Management Accreditation in the same year.
Yadi thrives on helping clients realise their real estate goals whether it be selling or leasing by providing sound advice on presentation and marketing to help them achieve the best possible price for their home, investment or rental property.
Black Swan Health
CEO and Managing Director, Black Swan Health
Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors Course, Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD)
Masters of Public Health
Bachelor of Applied Science – Physiotherapy
Bachelor of Physical Education
Justice of the Peace
Terina has been the CEO and Managing Director of a leading health care company, Black Swan Health for 5 years. Black Swan Health is based in Joondalup and provides health care services and disability services across the City.Terina has extensive healthcare and disability services governance experience including over 17 years as a Chief Executive Officer. Terina also has substantial non-executive Board Director experience and has been a Director on 5 Boards over a period of 11 years in the healthcare and disability and business development sectors. Terina is a qualified physiotherapist and has substantial former clinical operational experience.
Michelle Jenkins JP
An experienced business leader in Corporate and NGO positions holding Executive and CEO positions for over 25 years. Michelle has worked with the Corporate and NGO sector and has sat on Government NFP and Corporate Boards both in Australia and the UK, with experience in Strategy, Finance and Acquisitions/Mergers and Governance. Michelle was a Finalist in the Telstra Business Women’s awards 2019.
In her spare time, Michelle is a Justice of the Peace, a Board Director of BizLink (WA) awho support individuals with a disability in employment and the Aged and Community Care Providers Association (National) Board which is the peak body for the Aged Care sector.
Michelle is also passionate about supporting women into leadership roles and in mentoring and coaching future female leaders and a life long learner. She is currently studying transpersonal counselling and art therapy.
Michelle holds a Master's in Business Leadership, Diploma of Management - governance and financial planning qualifications in Australia and the UK.
Edith Cowan University
Before joining ECU late in 2017, Nickey worked part-time for 12 years in an environmental consultancy that focused on water sensitive urban design (WSUD).
Prior to that, her experiences range from research in multiculturalism and migrant women (at UWA) and tutoring at ECU to teaching English as a foreign language.
Pursuing a Master in Development Studies from the London School of Economics is indicative of her passion for sustainability, the environment and social equality.
Accelerate Business Performance
Serial entrepreneur and professional genius in the digital marketing space, Eby Mathew started his career in the corporate world working in one of the multinational corporations and technology giants of the time, Intel.
While the corporate world gave him great insight into systems, processes and influential networks, his entrepreneurial spirit drew him towards the small business world. He moved to the Middle East where he began working as a business development manager. This opened a completely new world to him where he saw the diversity and potential for growth in small and medium businesses.
He grew a passion for small to medium businesses and a love for technology which kept him on a constant path of innovation, automation and growth.
When he moved to Australia, he worked in various companies in diverse roles constantly learning at every stage about different aspects of business operations.
Finally, he started his own marketing agency and quickly grew it to a 6-figure business.
Running the agency continually exposed him to several industries and many business opportunities presented themselves to him. Connecting with various influencers he gained vast experience and knowledge in a wide range of industries.
From there he developed a love for software and real estate. Having a heart that wants to give back to the community, Eby began working with NDIS licensed personnel to help build quality dwellings for disabled people while bringing profits to the investors.
Eby strongly believes in bridging the gap between where people are at and what they desire.
To him building trust is paramount in any relationship, be it business or personal.