Ray Reid, M.Soc. Stud., M.A., was a Catholic psychologist / social worker and worked as a counselor and in a variety of leadership roles, clinical and administrative, in Sydney Centacare agencies for more than 32 years. He also worked for Centacare Catholic Social Services Parramatta. He was
counselling married couples since 1973 and supervising relationship counsellors since 1978. He was an Honorary Fellow of the Social Work Department at the Australian Catholic University and was sessional
lecturer there. In 1996 he was awarded a Churchill Fellowship to travel to the USA and Canada to research ways in which to promote congregational healing when a pastor or church leader had been accused or found guilty of sexual abuse.
Ray passed away in 24th of April 2014.