Responsibilities: Nominations Committee and Finance Audit and Risk Committee
Qualifications: RN. RM. Dip. App. Sc (CHN). B. Hlth. Sc (Nsg). M. (PHC).
Lives in: South Australia. Trish’s clinical background in nursing and midwifery provided her with the opportunity to live and work in all states and territories, including PNG (except for Tassie). She has a particular interest in the health of rural and remote communities and people who are disadvantaged or vulnerable by their health, social, cultural and economic circumstances. She has led the planning and development of health services and facilities across NSW and South Australia, with the involvement of communities, staff, and other service partners. Trish has held senior executive positions for almost 20 years in the health and education sectors. In addition, she has chaired a number of system level, cross government forums to tackle some of the ‘wicked’ problems that face our services. She is currently the Chair of Playgroup SA.