About us

Board of Directors

Eastern Health is a Public Health Service as defined by the Health Services Act (1988). Our Board of Directors is responsible for maintaining and monitoring the performance of systems to ensure that our services meet the needs of the community.

The board ensures that we achieve our objectives, meet our statutory obligations, and encourage accountability, integration and collaboration across all levels of the organisation.

Joanna Flynn

MBBS MPH HonDMedSc FRACGP FAICD

Appointed Chair of Eastern Health 1 July 2009

Current professional positions

  • General Practitioner
  • Chair, Medical Board of Australia
  • Chair of Health Service Board Chairs (Victoria)
  • Board Director at Ambulance Victoria
Stuart Alford

BEcon(Hons) FCA MAICD

Appointed 1 July 2009

Current professional positions

  • Director, Metropolitan Fire and Emergency Services Board
  • Director, AMES Australia
  • Deputy Chair & Director, Kilvington Grammar
  • Director, Scoroband Pty Ltd
  • Chair of Audit Committee, Office of the Australian Accounting Standards Board
  • Chair of Audit Committee, Office of the Australian Auditing and Assurance Standards Board
  • Deputy Chair of Audit and Risk Committee, Department of Education and Training
  • Independent Member of Audit Committee, Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority
  • Independent Chair, Pitcher Partners Network Audit Review Panel

 

Fran Bailey

BAEd DipT (secondary) GAICD

Appointed 1 July 2014

Current professional positions

  • Chair, Animal Aid
  • Chair, Goulburn River Valley Tourism
  • Chair, National Emergency Honours
  • Director, National Board, Restaurant & Catering
  • Ambassador, Cascades National Heritage Project

  Andrew Conway

FIPA FFA FCMA FCPA (UK) MAICD FAIM BCom BTeach(Sec)

Appointed 1 July 2011

Current professional positions

  • Chief Executive Officer, Institute of Public Accountants
  • Professor of Accounting (honoris causa), Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
  • Vice-Chancellor’s Distinguished Fellow Deakin University
  • Adjunct Professor Deakin University
  • Adjunct Professor Langzhou University of Technology

  peter web

MBBS FRACS GradDipOccEnvH FRACMA

Appointed 1 July 2017

Current professional positions

  • Neurosurgeon and medical administrator
  • Director of Neurosciences, Epworth HealthCare
   
jill website

RN BScN MHA Grad Dip Health & Medical Law FACN GAICD

Appointed 1 July 2016

Current professional positions

  • Board Member, Chair Community Advisory Committee, Member Quality & Safety Committee and Remuneration & Nominations Committee, Uniting AgeWell (Vic & Tas)
  • Member, Institute of Community Directors Australia
  • Member, Deakin University Centre for Quality & Patient Safety (QPS) Research External Advisory Committee
  • Consultant, Health, Disability, Aged Care Services
  • Management Systems Auditor and Accreditation Surveyor

                                    

 

Tass Mousaferiadis

BEd Grad Dip HealthEd Grad Cert BusMgt

Appointed 8 December 2015

Current professional positions

  • Consults to health and community agencies on policy, strategy and organisational development
  • Board member, Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation
  • Board Director, FoodBank Victoria
  • Vice President, Star Health (formerly Inner South Community Health Service)
  • Board Chair, Parenting Research Centre
Pauline Nugent

BAppSc (Nursing Ed) MEd

Appointed 1 July 2009

Current professional positions

  • Provost, Australian Catholic University

 

joanna web

BBus(Acc) MBA GAICD

Appointed 1 July 2017

Current professional positions

  • Interim Senior Finance Executive Slater & Gordon Ltd
  • Board of Southern Alpine Resort Management
  • Audit & Risk Committee Southern Alpine Resort Management