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Board of Directors

ACN is governed by a dedicated Board of Directors. The Board is made up of Directors elected from, and by, the membership of ACN and two independent Directors appointed by the Board. The Board is responsible for ensuring that ACN has an appropriate corporate governance structure and ACN continues to grow and develop for the advancement of the nursing profession and in line with our constitution. The Board also adheres to the ACN Governance Charter, of which copies can be requested by emailing the Company Secretary.

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Professor Christine Duffield FACN

President

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Christine has over 10 years’ clinical and managerial experience in the health industry in Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the UK and over 25 years in senior management, education and research roles in the university sector. She has worked with policy and administrative decision-makers in most states/territories.

Christine is highly regarded by practitioners as a researcher who understands the world in which they work and who can translate results into practice and policy. Christine is the Professor of Nursing and Health Services Management UTS and Edith Cowan University. Christine was elected to the board in 2013 for a two year term and re-elected in 2015 for a further four years until 2019.

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Carmen Morgan FACN

Vice President

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Carmen has 30 plus years’ experience as a nurse. Much of her clinical career has spanned rural, regional and remote health in Western Australia. For the last 13 years she has taken on progressively more senior nursing leadership roles and is now the Director of Nursing of the Broome Hospital in WA and Regional Nurse Director for the acute care, primary health care, mental health, aged care and public health practice areas. Carmen was elected to the board in 2013 for a two year term and re-elected in 2015 for a further four years until 2019.

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Belynda Jane Abbott FACN

Board Director

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Belynda Jane Abbott FACN, MHLM, GDipClinEd, CertIVTrngAssmnt, BN is currently a Clinical Nurse Consultant Neurosciences, Princess Alexandra Hospital. Belynda has over 17 years’ experience within the Australian health care system working in the Northern Territory and Queensland. She has previously been a Nurse Educator in infectious diseases and neurosciences. She has contributed to health policy and health service delivery within these roles, and has supported the education and training of health care staff as a part of becoming a large-scale digital hospital. Belynda has co-authored a textbook, and also held the position of ACN Key Contact for the Brisbane Region, been an Emerging Nurse Leader mentor and a member of the New Generation of Nurses Faculty.

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Adjunct Professor Susanne Hawes FACN

Board Director

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Adjunct Associate Professor Susanne Hawes FACN BHlthScN, EMBA is currently Executive Director of Nursing and Midwifery at Top End Health Service, Northern Territory. Susanne has previously worked in consulting for more than five years with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC), bringing skills and expertise from other industries such as education, tourism, small business and information technology. She has also worked nationally within the public, private and not for profit sector, supporting businesses through mergers, governance realignments and large-scale transformational change. With over 30 years’ experience working in the health and social welfare sector, Susanne has a comprehensive understanding of the national health reform agenda, which translates to the state and local level. She also holds an adjunct appointment as Associate Professor with the Queensland University of Technology.

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Adjunct Professor David Plunkett FACN

Board Director

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David Plunkett FACN GAICD, MBA, RN is Chief Executive Eastern Health Melbourne Victoria, where he operationalises the strategic plan, quality and financial plan for the current and future financial years of the health service. David has been an Executive for Eastern Health in Melbourne for a number of years where he provided professional leadership to the nurses and midwives within Eastern Health. He has a deep understanding of the need to manage and mitigate risk, scope, assess and implement improvements to performance – on any aspect of health service performance.

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Professor Linda Shields FACN

Board Director

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Professor Linda Shields currently holds the position of Professor of Rural Health at Charles Sturt University. Linda has sat on a number health care boards and has served on international, national and local committees in various roles, including as chair. She was also Editor-in-Chief of the journal Neonatal, Paediatric and Child Health Nursing. Linda has been Director of the Tropical Health Research Unit, a joint initiative of Townsville Hospital and Health Service and James Cook University from 2012-2015, and Director of Research for the Faculty of Health and Social Care at the University of Hull (UK) from 2006-2008. She has also held two joint appointments between health services and universities, where she focused on support, mentorship and education for academics and health professionals.

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Leanne Smith FACN

Board Director

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Since completing her Enrolled Nurses course at Gunnedah District Hospital in 1984 Leanne has worked in several rural hospitals, private and public metropolitan hospital and community services, with extensive experience in clinical practice ranging from: emergency nursing, medical, surgical, oncology, currently mental health. She has a solid commitment to representing Enrolled Nurses in future strategic planning. Leanne believes that the advantage of having a variety of nursing levels is that they compliment the work of each other and deliver excellence in nursing practice.

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Chris Drummer GAICD

Independent Director

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Chris is a qualified lawyer with an MBA and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He has broad commercial experience having worked in Executive capacities for a diverse range of organisations including top 100 ASX listed entities AMP, Lend Lease and NAB, unlisted corporates and significant experience with NFPs and industry associations. Chris has over 10 years’ experience working in the health sector as a General Manager with the major Health Fund Bupa and with Australia’s largest Radiology Network, I-MED and as CEO of the Australian Rheumatology Association. Chris was re-appointed to the Board in 2017 for a four year term.

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Ross M Lewin B.Com CA F.FIN

Independent Director

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Ross M Lewin B.Com CA F.FIN is a Chartered Accountant who has over 35 years of experience in investment banking and corporate advice. He is the Founder/Managing Director of independent investment firm, Brenowen Cross Capital. Ross gained his experience in large financial services organisations (ABN Amro, ANZ Bank), as well as boutique advisory and specialist restructuring firms. In his current and previous roles, Ross has provided insightful strategic recommendations and conducted mandates in capital raising, mergers and acquisitions, divestment, shareholder and bank negotiations. 

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Executive Leadership Team

Our Executive team is made up of four Executive Directors (Education, Professional, Commercial and Corporate Support) and a Chief Executive Officer. Our executive team passionately drive the direction of ACN and the whole team.

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Adjunct Professor Kylie Ward FACN

CEO

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RN, MMgt, Dip App Sci (Nursing), Acute Care Cert., FACN, Wharton Fellow, MAICD

Adjunct Professor Kylie Ward has more than two decades of experience as a celebrated Nurse Leader, and a respected, senior level Health and Aged Care executive. Intimately aware of the significant contribution nurse leaders make to health and aged care, community outcomes, individualised care and patient experiences, Kylie also brings an innate passion for people, professionalism, service and leadership to the Australian College of Nursing (ACN).

Her distinguished career – including nursing with a clinical background in intensive care and aged care, Monash University lecturer and more recently as an expert in transformational leadership, culture and change management – has resulted Kylie’s exceptional skills in organisational design, culture shaping, insight and strategy development.

In 2009, Kylie was awarded a Wharton Fellowship from the University of Pennsylvania. Her approach to leadership is modern, ethical and progressive, and focuses on building mental and spiritual resilience to meet organisational challenges and lead people through change. She is inspired by the power of leadership to engage and excite people, and ultimately drive business success.

Kylie has enjoyed a long and active association with ACN and its founding organisations, and was awarded Fellowship of both organisations in 2007. She understands and honours their history and commitment to nursing in Australia and is passionate about leading ACN to become a dynamic and influential key professional organisation.

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Marina Buchanan-Grey MACN

Marina Buchanan-grey MACN

Executive Director, Professional

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As a strategically focused leader, Marina leveraged more than 25 years of experience in health care across both the UK and Australia. Her most recent role, prior to joining ACN, was as Director of Nursing for the Division of Medicine at Canberra Hospital. With a primary clinical background in Emergency Nursing, and having worked in advanced practice roles, Marina holds a strong interest in advancing clinical practice and a passion for building leadership capability and capacity. She has a MSc (Advanced Practice) and is a Fellow of the Australian College of Health Service Management and a Member of the Australian College of Nursing. Marina’s personal values of integrity, collaboration, kindness and care are cornerstone to her drive and commitment in her professional career.

Driven

Smiley

Ironman

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Neil Haynes

Neil Haynes

Chief Operating Officer | Executive Director, Corporate Support

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Neil Haynes’ career has spanned both profit and not-for-profit sectors, with extensive experience gained both in Australia and the UK. His most recent roles were Director of Finance in the employment services and training sector and, prior to that, with the largest independent Chartered Surveyor in Europe.

Passionate about finance and driven to get involved and understand the strategic business needs of ACN, Neil thrives in working closely with all arms of the organisation to ensure they are empowered and equipped to deliver high quality services to our members, stakeholders and the nursing profession. Neil holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Hull University and is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. (FCA).

Numbers

Witty

Patient

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Craig Hooper

Craig Hooper

Interim Executive Director, Commercial

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Craig Hooper is a health care management consultant who specialises in pre-hospital operations and health care management. He has a background as an acute and emergency care registered nurse, and in intensive care ambulance paramedics and more than 25 years’ in the public and private health care sector of 10 countries. While Craig has a Master of Education to accompany his clinically-orientated academic qualifications, he has recently commenced his PhD at the University of Newcastle. He has presented several conference papers and written (or co-authored) academic, journal and online articles regarding pre-hospital and health care operations. Craig is an Associate Fellow of the Australasian College of Health Service Management as well as a member of both the Australian College of Nursing and Paramedics Australia. Craig is the author of the book Time to Respond – Pre-hospital leadership and operational management.

Focused

Operational

Future

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Leica Mackaway MACN

Leica Mackaway

Director, People and Innovation

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JP, BN(Hons), GradCertClinMan, GradCertPeriopNursing, MN(AdClinEd), MHSM, DipHRM, CertIVTAE, EN, RN, MACN

Leica has been a nurse since 1985, predominantly in the public system, but she has also worked in aged care and the private health sector. Leica started her nursing career as an Assistant in Nursing, later becoming an Enrolled Nurse then a Registered Nurse. Leica’s advocacy for all nurses is evidenced by her current registration as an Enrolled and Registered Nurse.

Leica has extensive experience in the clinical, education, and management areas of nursing as well as broader experience in procurement, and risk, resources and project management across the health system.

Leica’s tertiary and vocational qualifications, including Master in Health Service Management and Master in Nursing (Advanced Clinical Education), two Graduate Certificates, a Diploma and a Certificate IV Training and Assessment, support her diverse experience. Leica has been published, been a member of a Baxter Award winning team and has been an Honorarium Lecturer and presenter at numerous conferences and seminars. Leica is an active member of the Australian College of Nursing, and previous to this, was a member of one of ACN’s predecessor organisations, The College of Nursing. She also was President of the NSW Anaesthesia Nurses Association for a number of years.

Leica is passionate about health care and the nursing profession. Leica gains great satisfaction from knowing that she, directly or indirectly, makes a positive difference for patients, who as nurses, we are privileged to care for. Working at the Australian College of Nursing, with a contemporary and innovative team, enables Leica to continue to make a positive difference for patients.

Vivacious

Enterprising

Chocoholic

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Managers

Our Managers head the diverse and vibrant teams at ACN, guiding our staff members and championing innovation within their areas of expertise. Thanks to the communication and strong leadership from our passionate Managers, we confidently continue to advance nurse leadership for the benefit of health care across the country.

Nataschja Budel

Nataschja Budel

Leadership

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Nataschja comes to ACN with extensive experience as a director and consultant, leading Cultural Change Programs, Leadership Development Programs and coaching. Nataschja is passionate about creating a culture where employees feel valued and engaged.

Straight talker

Compassionate

Untraveled path taker

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Karen Dansey MACN (Associate)

Corporate support

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For the past 23 years Karen has been dedicated to a profession she loves. Her role is varied, including managing the organisation’s premises, historical records and writing professional policies.

History buff

Harley Davidson lover

Closet bookworm

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Doug Dickie

Doug Dickie

ICT

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Engineer

Traveller

Dad

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Faisal Habeeb

Faisal Habeeb

Education

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Just prior to working at ACN, Faisal was the Senior Project Manager for Uniting. The thing he loves the most about working for ACN is the team.

Analytical

Compassionate

Caffeinated

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Sophia Hartl

Marketing and Communications

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Sophia has been a part of the ACN tribe for over five years. Prior to her current role overseeing Membership marketing she headed up the ACN Partnerships team. What Sophia loves about working at ACN is the diversity of operations (no one day is the same!) and the amazing people she is surrounded by.

Curious

Analytical

Health-Foodie

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Sissy Lee

Finance

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Sissy worked for several companies before joining ACN, including Time Magazine Australia, Mavi Jeans Australia, and tax professional and associates. ACN is the first not for profit organisation she has worked for and she really enjoys the work life balance here.

Foodie

Self-motivated

Fashionate

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Blake Marlow

Blake Marlow

ICT

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Blake has previously worked in IT as a consultant. He loves the dynamic work and dynamic people at ACN.

Determined

Fast-paced

Tinker

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Kevin Song

Customer Service

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Kevin previously worked for Austech Institute for Further Education. Here at ACN, he enjoys designing databases – making it work is always challenging and satisfying.

Calm

Happy

Motivated

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Carolyn Stapleton FACN

Policy

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Carolyn has many years’ experience as a health professional in primary health care and working in government on national primary health programs. She loves her work, the challenges that arise and bringing the nursing voice into the health agenda. She wants to make a difference in health care reform and believes nurses can.

Professional/driven

Ethical

Sense of Social Justice/inclusive

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Syam Thomas

Engagement and Representation

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Prior to working at ACN, Syam was working in an outsourcing industry with a company that was a pioneer in clinical process management. He loves the variety of things that he does here and the opportunity to learn new things.

Practical

Unassuming

Generous

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Karen Watts

Marketing and Communications

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Karen has over 12 years’ corporate experience working in communication and marketing divisions at Macquarie Capital and Colliers International. Karen enjoys working with her creative team who are supportive of each other and are passionate about communicating with ACN’s audience.

Multi-tasker

Post-it note obsessed

Fair

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Emma Woodhouse

Education

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Before working for ACN Emma was a nurse in the operating theatre at Hawkesbury Hospital. She loves working for ACN because she feels like she can make a difference for nurses and patient care through education.

Passionate

Driven

Hard working

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Team

At ACN, we love what we do, and we love why we do it. Our dedicated staff work in a range of areas, including accounts, customer service, IT, events, partnerships, marketing and communications, scholarships, library, higher education, training and assessment, policy and advocacy, leadership, and engagement and representation.

Belinda Angel

Belinda Angel

Scholarships

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Before working at ACN Belinda worked part time at a legal firm, and has also part-owned a business. It’s the people she works with and warm atmosphere that she especially loves about working at ACN.

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Janet Baker

Engagement and Representation

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Janet and her husband ran their own photographic business for approximately 20 years, before she joined ACN. Here, the people are an amazing group to work with, and she also enjoys working with data, so the membership area is perfect for Janet.

Hard working

Loyal

Proud Nanny

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Maria Baric

Education

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Maria has extensive clinical, management and nursing education experience. As a former student of the college, she loves teaching in her specialty, seeing students become more academically and professionally confident.

Logical

Patient

Fair

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Alex Black

Alex Black

People and Innovation

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Compassionate

Friendly

Dog person

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Emma Butz

Marketing and Communications

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Emma was previously a graphic designer at Crawford School of Public Policy at the Australian National University and at a small local design studio. At ACN she loves that we’re a hard-working, supportive community of warm, friendly people.

Artist

Design ninja

Unicorn

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Emma Cattanach

Emma Cattanach

Education

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Emma has worked in Higher Education at two Melbourne universities as well as in compliance in the private sector. She enjoys working at ACN as the staff are very relaxed, friendly and approachable.

Friendly

Smiley

Approachable

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Rebecca Chester

Engagement and Representation

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Prior to working at ACN, Rebecca worked at Network Video, while studying her certificate III in Business Administration. She loves speaking with our members and knowing that we are together making a difference to the nursing profession.

Cheerful

Generous

Helpful

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Jason Clendenning

Jason Clendenning

ICT

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Jason previously worked within the Australian Public Service and private sector ICT. He loves working for ACN due to the great culture, with a team who are passionate and driven by providing excellence in education and training of nurses.

Knowledgeable

Caring

Thoughtful

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Olivia Congdon

Marketing and Communications

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Before commencing at ACN Olivia worked at the National Library of Australia and for the ACT Writers Centre. She loves the enthusiasm and kindness of other staff members and the variety within her role at ACN.

Writer

Coffee addict

Flexible

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Robyn Delve

Education

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Robyn has previously worked for Cambridge Workers Compensation. At ACN, she loves the variety of the people she works and deals with every day.

Brooch-aholic

Animal lover

Crafty

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Stefanie Dosen

Engagement and Representation

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Prior to commencing at ACN Stefanie worked for an International Water engineering software company. She commenced with ACN in 2008 and hasn’t looked back. Each and every interaction she has with a member is making a difference and knowing that means the world to her.

Compassionate

Trustworthy 

Determined

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Robert Emmett

ICT

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Robert worked at Resolve Advisors before ACN. He particularly loves the wonderful people who he works with every day at ACN.

Mathematician

Chorister

Problem solver

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Lorna Girvan

Scholarships

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Lorna has worked in the public service and in banking and insurance companies and is a mum of three girls. At ACN, she’s grateful to be working on an important health initiative in her scholarships role.

Positive

Energetic

Motivated

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Shantha Gnanaratnam

Finance

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Shantha joined ACN 2012 as an Accounts Officer, and has previously worked as an Assistant Accountant at the Woolcock Institute of Medical Research. Numbers are her passion.

Dedicated

Reliable

Passionate

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Ruth Green

Ruth Green

Education

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Ruth has had a wide and varied nursing career prior to working at ACN with a particular focus on orthopaedics and education, most recently at Macquarie University Hospital.

She loves having the opportunity to be a part of postgraduate education through ACN and working with colleagues who are dedicated and knowledgeable is a career highlight for Ruth.

Passionate

Expressive

Reliable

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Lesley Harris

Lesley Harris

Education

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Lesley is a quality and compliance professional with nearly 20 years’ experience managing accreditation, regulation and compliance of registered training organisations.
Lesley’s passion for quality is reflected in her work ethos and commitment to supporting others to achieve quality outcomes and maintain accreditation and ongoing registration.

Approachable

Supportive

Buyable

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Musette Healey MACN

Musette Healey MACN

People and Innovation

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Musette has worked in the cancer and palliative care arena for 15 years, working at Sydney Adventist Hospital prior to starting at ACN. She enjoys working with dynamic people who are as passionate as she is about nursing as a profession and about making a difference in the lives of those she cares for.

Organised

Shoe obsessed

Chocaholic

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Suman Kumar MACN

Suman Kumar MACN

Education

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Suman joined ACN in 2017, having previously worked at Monash University as a lecturer and has over 17 year’s teaching experience. She loves working at ACN and is committed to the implementation of evidence-based practice in nursing education programs.

Committed

Positive

Enthusiastic

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Julie Lee Yuen

Julie Lee Yuen

Library

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Julie previously worked at the Concord Hospital, Medical Library, before beginning at ACN. She enjoys that here she is able to use her skills and knowledge in helping nurses further their education and career. In doing so, Julie learns something new every day.

Intuitive

Focused

Arts Enthusiast

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Jan Ljubojevic

Jan Ljubojevic

Board Secretariat

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Jan has worked in administration at Westmead Private Hospital and at NSW Rural Fire Service Association in various roles in business and operations. She loves the energy from the ACN staff, everyone is working hard to achieve the goals of ACN.

Driven

Fun loving

Cheeky!

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Amy Lock

Amy Lock

Education

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Amy has worked for the Academy of Music and Performing Arts, Camp Australia and Primary OSHCare as an assistant educator, assistant coordinator and relief coordinator.  The thing she loves most about working for ACN is the fantastic team of people – those based in both offices and the clinical facilitators who support our students while they are on placement.

Unique

Quirky

Kind

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Trish Lowe MACN

Trish Lowe MACN

Education

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Trish has a background in intensive care and midwifery, previously working at Prince Henry Hospital, Prince of Wales Private Hospital and most recently, the Royal Hospital for Women’s Newborn Care Centre. ACN has provided her with wonderful opportunities to teach, travel and advocate for the profession.

Resilient

Energetic

Family focused

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Diva Madan

Diva Madan

Education

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Diva has worked in a variety of health care settings, and has particular interests in cardiac and coronary care, geriatric nursing, palliative care, infection prevention and control and clinical research. She has great passion for clinical teaching and truly enjoys going beyond the essential elements of the curriculum, teaching learners to be creative, curious and critical thinkers.

Affable

Conscientious

Yoga lover

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Sue Mapletoft MACN

Sue Mapletoft MACN

Education

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Sue worked as a Child and family health nurse secondary specialist for Nepean Blue Mountains LHD before joining ACN as a Nurse Educator. Here, she enjoys the variety of her work and the collegiality with her fellow educators.

Generous

Compassionate

Reliable

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Jessica Mathie

Jessica Mathie

Engagement and Representation

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Jess joined ACN after working as a Paediatric Registered Nurse at a regional NSW Hospital. She loves that she can still devote her time to her passion of nursing, just in a different capacity.

Compassionate

Dedicated

Mindful

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Rachel McCullough

Rachel McCullough

Education

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Prior to ACN Rachel worked for a private RTO and Healthcare Australia (HCA) as an agency facilitator and RN. She loves the supportive atmosphere and contemporary way of thinking at ACN. We are also very student focussed which is very rewarding.

Detailed

Sporty

Passionate

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Stephanie McGrath

Stephanie McGrath

Events

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Before working at ACN, Stephanie worked as a learning Support Assistant and in hospitality, as well as studying and travelling. She loves working with the dynamic teams in this organisation and having the opportunity to learn a wide variety of skills.

Bubbly

Proactive

Enthusiastic

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Liz Moran MACN

Liz Moran MACN

Education

» About me

Prior to ACN Elizabeth worked at St Vincent’s Centre for Applied Medical Research as a research coordinator. The thing she loves the most about working at ACN is the people.

Loyal

Hardworking

Playful

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Tasmiah Nur

Tasmiah Nur

Customer Service

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Tasmiah has worked in several administrative and student service roles at private organisations overseas as well as in Australia prior to joining in ACN.
She feels very privileged to work at ACN and to be able to form relationships with wonderful people in the nursing field.

Fun-loving

Well organised

Chocolate

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Emma O'Keefe

Emma O’Keefe

Scholarships

» About me

Prior to ACN, Emma worked at the Pharmacy Guild of Australia. What she loves most about ACN is her wonderful co-workers!

Imaginative

Reader

Helpful

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Ross Pancho

Ross Pancho

Education

» About me

Ross has extensive experience in clinical and nurse educational roles in Sydney and Australia. He loves the professionalism of the staff at ACN as being part of such an excellent organisation that delivers quality services and education.

Reliable

Friendly

Food lover

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Ashley Page MACN

Ashley Page MACN

Education

» About me

Ashley has experience in nurse education, emergency nursing, research and management.

She likes that her role allows the opportunity to interact with nurses at different stages of their career and help them put theory into practice.

Feisty

Driven

Fun

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Hemal Patel

Hemal Patel

Finance

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Hemal previously worked for a legal company as an Accounts officer. She feels that ACN is a great place to work as there is a lot of knowledge flowing through from all the experienced people working here.

Fun loving

Co-operative

Efficient

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Tony Peiris

Tony Peiris

Finance

» About me

Tony’s previous employer was Architectus (Sydney), head office in Martin Place. At ACN, he loves working with exceptionally hardworking and devoted staff at ACN.

Focused

Collaborative

Flexible

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Gim Gim Pua

Gim Gim Pua MACN

Education

» About me

Gim Gim has worked in Singapore in nursing education and in various nursing roles in Sydney, before joining ACN. She loves being part of a pre-eminent team in the nursing profession and that we are ahead of the game.

Happiness

Empathy

Compassion

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Sarala Raju

Sarala Raju

Customer Service

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Sarala has worked in many different organisations in administrative roles. She loves being part of the professional development of nurses. Her role as customer service officer helps her to best serve the nurses who care for the community.

Well-organised

Diplomatic

Reliable

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Kayla Saliba

Kayla Saliba

Customer Service

» About me

OCD

Animal lover

Foodie

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David Sanney

David Sanney

People and Innovation

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Analytical

Problem solver

Friendly

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Sharron Smyth-Demmon MACN

Sharron Smyth-Demmon MACN

Education

» About me

Prior to coming to ACN Sharron worked at St Vincent’s Public Hospital and as a CNS in Anaesthetics & Recovery.  She works at ACN because it allows her to use her skills and knowledge to educate today’s clinical nurses so that they can deliver high quality nursing care.

Compassionate

Honest

Feisty

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Helen Stamatiou

Helen Stamatiou

Partnerships

» About me

Before Helen joined ACN she was a sales manager at Canberra International Sports & Aquatic Centre. At ACN, she loves the people and networking opportunities with our members and stakeholders.

Expressive!

Compassionate

Pious

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Nicole Stevens

Nicole Stevens

Executive Leadership Team

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Fun

Professional

Reliable

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Fran Stoddart

Fran Stoddart

Education

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Creative

Pragmatic

Autonomous

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Emily Stone

Emily Stone

Marketing and Communications

» About me

Thoughtful

Fun Mum

Bollywood dancer

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Theresa Storey

Marketing and Communications

» About me

Theresa brings experience from the e-commerce and video gaming industries. At ACN, she loves how creative and collaborative her team is.

Nerdy

Creative

Meticulous

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Sinu Thomas

Sinu Thomas

Education

» About me

Prior to ACN, for most of her nursing years Sinu has worked as an emergency nurse and during this time had the opportunity to work in different management and teaching roles.

Sinu loves working here at ACN as I work with a team of people who are leaders in nursing, passionate about excellence in nursing education and are excellent role models.

Happy

Thoughtful

Optimistic

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Nina Vesala

Nina Vesala

Marketing and Communications

» About me

Prior to ACN Nina worked at one of the Australian cultural institutions as a graphic designer. It is the great team of talented people that she loves most about working at ACN.

Creative

Calm

Dreamer

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Pauline Wong

Marketing and Communications

» About me

Pauline has worked for Harvey Norman, Dick Smith and Bras N Things, before ACN. In her role she loves knowing that she is making a difference in helping build the profile of nursing within the health care community.

Driven

Chilled

Foodie

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