Steve Bartlett LLB

Steve has been a park operator since 1998 and has managed Crown Land Foreshore Parks in addition to owning and managing leasehold and freehold parks on the coast and inland Victoria.

He has extensive experience managing Annuals and Residents along with re-developing parks and park businesses.

Steve is a former member of the Victoria Police, a former member of the Australian Bureau of Criminal Intelligence and holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree.

He is a practising legal practitioner, operates a caravan park consultancy business – Securitec – and is the President of VicParks.

Vice President

James Kelly

James was one of the founders of Lifestyle Communities and became Managing Director when the company listed in 2007. Prior to establishing Lifestyle Communities, James held several senior management roles in property and related sectors, including CEO of Dennis Family Corporation and roles at Coles Myer and Lend Lease Corporation. James is the founding Chair of the Residential Land Lease Alliance, the peak body for the land lease industry. He is also on the board of the Caravan Industry Association of Australia and is Vice President of the Victorian Caravan Parks Association.

Committee Members






Sam Cohen

Operations Manager, Lifestyle Communities


Adrienne Cove

BIG4 Ballarat Windmill Holiday Park


Miguel Del Rio

Torquay Holiday Park


Josh Hellings

Park Lane Group


Roger Humphris

Beechworth Lake Sambell Caravan Park






David Pratt

Warburton Holiday Park

Chief Executive Officer

Elizabeth White