Members of the Board

 



Mr Kelvin Poon (Chairman)

Kelvin is a lawyer in private practice and has been on the board of Morning Star for the past 6 years. While in university, Kelvin served on the executive committee of the Catholic Students Society. Kelvin was also formerly on the board of Montfort Care.

Ms Christina Lim (Deputy Chairman)

Christina has a professional background in consumer and healthcare expertise in the region. Currently, Head of Human Resource & Communications in a German medical device company, she is also trained in workplace productivity and an accredited life coach with International Coaching Federation (ICF).

Christina has been with the Board of Morning Star since 2004 and continues to devote her time to community work with a focus on children and strengthening families.

Mr Gerald Tan (Treasurer)

Gerald graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Specialized Honours) Economics & Business from York University, Canada. He has a Graduate Diploma in Financial Management, Singapore Institute of Management.

He is a Chartered Accountant (CA Singapore) and a member of Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) and is also a Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA), United Kingdom. He works full time as a Finance Manager in a petroleum company.

Mr Jeremy Tay

Jeremy is working as Executive Director of St Gabriel's Foundation. He has worked in the Prime Minister's Office, Ministry of Community Development, Outward Bound Singapore; National Community Leadership Institute and People's Association.

He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the National University of Singapore in 1982, majoring in Social Work and Sociology. He also obtained a postgraduate diploma in Training and Management Development (UK), Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment and a Master of Arts in Education (Human Resource Development) with the George Washington University (USA).

Mr Joseph Yeo

Joseph graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering Science in Aerospace Operations from the University of Technology, Sydney. He is the Quality Assurance Manager in an aircraft maintenance company. Joseph has been active in church since his childhood days, and was a member of the Altar Boys Society, Young Christian Workers Movement and Couples for Christ, at different stages of his life. He is currently serving in the Nativity Family Life Ministry and also a Catechist at the Church of the Nativity of the BVM.

Joseph started as a volunteer with Morning Star in 2001 and is one of the pioneers that initiated the Morning Star Family Nites community event.

Mr Bernard Yee

Bernard is a lawyer in private practice. While in university, Bernard served on the executive committee of the Catholic Students Society. Bernard was also a Lector and member of the Parish Pastoral Council of the Church of the Risen Christ.

Ms Kit Tan

Kit is a HR professional with industry experience spanning healthcare, IT and government sectors. She is currently working for an MNC and has been with the Board of Morning Star since June 2019. Kit graduates with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from National University of Singapore and hopes to contribute to society through community and voluntary work.

Ms Elizabeth Sulistio

Elizabeth works full-time as an internal auditor in banking industry and has been on the board of Morning Star since April 2019. In her personal time Elizabeth serves in family life ministries (Catholic Engaged Encounter and Couple Mentor Journey). She is also serving in the choir ministry of the Church of St Teresa together with her family.

She is a CPA (Australia) and graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance from the University of Western Australia.

Mr Michael Koh

Michael holds a double major in Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations. He is working as a Senior Estate Manager in Housing & Development Board. Besides being involved in Morning Star, Michael is a catechist in Church of the Risen Christ and Bridging Catechist in Office for Catechesis. He is also a Eucharistic Minister in the parish of Christ The King and to the homebound in Ang Mo Kio.


Spiritual Director


Rev Fr Henry Siew

Fr Henry Siew graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Social Work from the National University of Singapore in 1984. He obtained his PhD in Philosophy from Fujen Catholic University, Taipei. Fr Henry was ordained as a Catholic Priest in 1991 and served as Assistant Priest at Holy Trinity and Star of the Sea Churches from 1991 to 1996. He was Dean of Studies at St Francis Xavier Major Seminary from 2001 to 2004 and then Parish priest of St. Anne until 2007.

Besides his role as the Spiritual Director of Morning Star since June 2002, he is also the Spiritual Director of the Archdiocesan Commission for Apostolate of Mandarin Speaking.