NACCHO Board

NACCHO’s Board of Directors is comprised of:

• The Chairperson and the Deputy Chairperson who are elected by delegates from Member Organisations at an Annual General Meeting, for terms of three years each; and

• 14 Directors who are elected by delegates of Member Organisations at Annual General Meetings in their individual States and Territories – two each from NT, QLD, NSW, VIC, SA, and WA, and one each from Tasmania and the ACT.

Past chairs include

Dr Puggy Hunter – NACCHO Chairperson 1991-2001
Ms Pat Anderson – NACCHO Chairperson 2002-2003
Dr Naomi Mayers – Acting Chairperson 2001 & 2005
Mr Henry Councillor – NACCHO Chairperson 2001-2002, 2003, 2005-2007
Mr Tony McCartney – NACCHO Chairperson 2003-2005
Dr Mick Adams – NACCHO Chairperson 2007-2009
Mr Justin Mohamed – NACCHO Chairperson 2009-2014
Mr Matthew Cooke – NACCHO Chairperson 2014 – 2017

The NACCHO Board

John Singer

Chairman – Aboriginal Health Council of South Australia

Donnella Mills

Deputy Chair

Donna Ah Chee- Northern Territory

Central Australian Aboriginal Congress

Adrian Carson- Queensland

Institute for Urban Indigenous Health

Kieran Chilcott- Queensland

Kalwun Health Service

Raylene Foster- Tasmania

Tasmanian Aboriginal Corporation

Vicki Holmes- South Australia

Nunkuwarrin Yunti of South Australia

Patricia Turner- Australian Capital Territory

National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation

Rod Jackson- Victoria

Wathaurong Aboriginal Cooperative

John Mitchell- Victoria

Gunditjmara Aboriginal Cooperative

Shane Mohor- South Australia

Aboriginal Health Council of South Australia

Scott Monaghan- New South Wales

Bulgarr Ngaru Medical Aboriginal Corporation

Lesley Nelson- Western Australia

South West Aboriginal Medical Service

Michelle Nelson-Cox

Aboriginal Health Council of Western Australia

John Patterson- Northern Territory

Aboriginal Medical Service Alliance of the Northern Territory

Julie Tongs- Australian Capital Territory

Winnunga Nimmityjah Health and Community Service