About Our Staff
Machaela Magennis – Owner and Managing Director
Machaela Magennis, Managing Director, has a Bachelor of Business in HR (with a Management sub-major) and more than 20 years’ experience in HR and IR across the transport, aged care, tertiary education, finance and manufacturing industries.
She is an excellent communicator, has the ability to present information in plain English to a wide variety of people and understands issues from a wide variety of perspectives. Never one to sit back and watch, Machaela welcomes change and challenges and strives to improve the lives of our clients and their families, enabling the elderly to lead rich, fulfilled lives.
Machaela was particularly drawn to the Home Care Assistance’s approach of “changing the way the world ages” and its holistic approach to providing care, which is a real value add for its clients and their families.
Mark Magennis – Owner and Client Care Manager
Mark Magennis, Irish born and now proud Australian citizen, has more than 11 years’ experience in Nursing in Medical, Surgical, Emergency and Mental Health departments as well as Aged Care facilities. He has a genuine passion for helping others, especially the elderly, and is excited to be part of a company which centres its care around the needs of its clients.
Through his experience in dealing with family members, clients and as an EEN himself, he will be a great point of communication as he understands the needs from different perspectives.
As Office Manager of Home Care Assistance Brisbane North, Mark will use his vast experience and knowledge of Nursing to help our clients and their families, while providing guidance and leadership to our care partners in how to provide the best possible care.