Simon Bloomer, Director for Welfare Simon joined Carry On (Victoria) in 1994 and was assigned to the Dandenong Branch where he was immediately given the treasurer job. In 2003, Simon was invited to join the Board of Management where he served until 2006 when he resigned to take up the position of Executive Officer. After six years he retired and returned to the Board of Management. In 2014 he was elected to the position of President which he held until 2018. Simon is serving still in the role of Director, Welfare, and treasurer of Dandenong Branch assisting with the management of the units in Noble Park.Simon’s working career spanned 44 years with the National Australia Bank and Coles Myer Ltd except for a 2-year break when he served in the Australian Army as a national serviceman completing a tour of Vietnam. He retired in 2006 to take up the role of Executive Officer.Simon is married with 2 children and 7 grandchildren and any spare time is spent travelling with the caravan and looking after the garden.