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The Queensland Nursing and Midwifery Executive Council includes representation from executive level nursing and midwifery positions from a broad range of clinical service providers, including Queensland public Hospital and Health Services, private and non-government sectors and Universities.





Shelley Nowlan

Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer

Office of the Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer

Department of Health

Liz Wilkes

Managing Director


Julie Rampton

District Director of Nursing Services

Mackay HHS

Professor Anita Bamford-Wade

Professor of  Nursing & Midwifery

Gold Coast HHS

Lorraine Mathison

Executive Director of Nursing and Midwifery Services

Central West HHS

Michelle Garner

Executive Director of Nursing

North West HHS

Shelley Nowlan

Executive Director of Nursing

Children’s Health Qld HHS

Veronica Casey

Executive Director of Nursing Services

Metro South HHS

Jennifer Pitt

Director of Nursing and Midwifery Services

Mater Health Services

Callan Battley

Director of Nursing, The Wesley Hospital

Uniting Care Health

Sue Day

Director of Clinical Services

PHAQ Representative

Jan Lloyd

Director of Clinical and Hospitality Services, Pindara Private Hospital

Ramsay Health

Wendy Russell

General Manager, Sunshine Coast

Blue Care

Karen Croker

Principal Nursing Officer

RFDS Qld Section

Karen Crouch

Executive Director

Anglicare Southern Queensland

Patsy Yates

Head, School of Nursing & Midwifery


Margaret Barnes

Senior Lecturer, Discipline Leader, Nursing and Midwifery, School of Health and Sport Sciences, Faculty of Science, Health and Education

University of Sunshine Coast

Last updated: 18 December 2014