Our aim is for residents to feel safe, happy and positive

We believe and distil our service-led philosophies, welcomeness, and supportive nature. We want to build communities and teams that bring a sense of belonging and friendship to every resident, their family and visitors. That means we put people first, we collaborate with all residents and support ideas that are good and fair for everyone.

it is our people

that bring our shared purpose and vision to life

The combined approach of Teman brings together experts in the field of Sales and Marketing, Building and Construction, Maintenance and Landscaping, Finance, and Retirement Village Management – expert experiences that covers all disciplines to manage a successful and profitable retirement group.

But more importantly, they all believe and distil our service-led philosophies, welcomeness, and supportive nature to ensure each resident enjoys their life and has access to a lifestyle that brings them contentment and happiness as they grow older.

Management team

Jamie Sterland, Managing Director of Teman Lifestyle Communities

Jamie Sterland

Managing Director

Jamie is an experienced Managing Director, skilled in Human Resources, Operations Management, Management, Maintenance Management, and Retirement Villages. Throughout his 25 years’ experience, Jamie has distilled his resident-focussed, inclusive and welcoming management style across all areas of his work.

Braden Johnson, Director of Teman Lifestyle Communities

Braden Johnson


With more than 15 years’ experience, Braden has worked within the development industry, and across the construction management areas of residential homes, development management of civil estimation and rollout, and within sales and marketing fields.

Mike Campbell

Marketing Manager

Mike is all things marketing and branding at Teman. He enjoys meeting residents and sharing their stories of life living at a Teman Community. Mike loves how active and social all our residents are and how each of them create welcoming and happy communities.

Retirement Villages,

Tania Connor

Operations Manager

Tania is creative and hands on, an experienced Village Manager, qualified Chef, and is now Operations Manager across all our Teman Communities. Village life for Tania is about creating a community where all residents feel safe and are proud to call home.

Cathy Nicolle

WA Sales Manager

Cathy is a caring and service lead Sales Manager, working between our Lakeside by Teman and The Rise by Teman villages for over 18 years. Cathy loves the opportunity of meeting many inspirational people every day, seeing new friendships made in our communities, and residents enjoying busy active lives.

Cheryl Finlay

Village Manager of Lakeside by Teman

Cheryl has a beautiful connection with both staff and residents at Lakeside by Teman. There is nothing she loves more than seeing residents enjoying themselves at all the activities and social events, long term improvements of village facilities and safety that resident can enjoy, and the great staff at Lakeside by Teman.


Jon Folbigg

Village Manager of Rosedale by Teman & Ridge Estate by Teman

Jon, a proud husband and father, brings years of knowledge to his role as Village Manager at Rosedale by Teman and Ridge Estate by Teman. Jon loves how no two days are the same, interacting with residents, and helping them live out their golden years in a happy stress-free environment. When Jon isn’t helping residents, you’ll find him with his family at the beach or sailing with friends.

Karen Kelly

Village Manager of Highview by Teman

A mother of two and a lover of cooking breakfast for the family of a Sunday morning. Karen enjoys being Village Manager of Highview by Teman as it offers such a variety of work, she just never knows how the day will unfold. As a pet lover, Karen loves walking around the village seeing all the resident’s pets and going in for a little pat.

Margi Dabbs

Margi Dabbs

Village Manager of Fitzroy by Teman

Margi is a Village Manager that listens and loves socialising with the residents, chatting about their history and the history of the Rocky Region. Loves the outdoors and a healthy, active lifestyle. Village life for Margi is about keeping everyone connected, safe and active.

Carla Wiggers

Village Manager of The Rise by Teman

Carla is about friendship and connection as the Village Manager of The Rise by Teman. She loves how her amazing staff and residents get involved and create a supportive sense of community within the village. When Carla isn’t helping residents, the creative mother of one can be found crafting and painting.

Retirement Villages,

Sue Venz

Village Manager of Beacham by Teman

Sue is packed with skills and knowledge when it comes to working with people. Sue loves helping and caring for residents at Beacham by Teman, or her “flock” as she affectionally calls them. Listening to their stories about their life, loving their sense of humour, and just good old fashion chats and laughs over a cuppa.

welcome to teman

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