Anton Leschen


Anton Leschen is a member of CEDA's State Advisory Council in Victoria.

Anton Leschen has been with The Smith Family for more than 11 years and leads the Victoria-based team.

Prior to being appointed as General Manager, as The Smith Family’s Regional Programs Manager, Anton led the planning, coordination and delivery of The Smith Family's programs to thousands of families and children in need across 12 Victorian communities. 

Anton has extensive experience in community development and youth services, working with organisations like the Sydney City Mission, Ballarat Children's and Family Services and with local government to plan and operate family, youth and children's services.

Anton holds qualifications in Outdoor Education and has a Masters of Business Administration.

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