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.


 

Mr Tass Mousaferiadis - Chair

Board chair Mr Tass Mousaferiadis

BEd Grad Dip HealthEd Grad Cert BusMgt, GAICD

Appointed Chair of Eastern Health 1 July 2019

Current professional positions

  • Board Member, Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation
  • Board Member, FoodBank Victoria
  • Vice President, Star Health

 

Dr Bob Mitchell AM

  

LLB MPhil GradDipTax MThSt PhD MAICD

Appointed 1 July 2019

Current professional positions

  • CEO, Anglican Overseas Aid
  • Board Director, ACT Alliance
  • Board Director, Mission Australia
  • Board Director, Melbourne Anglican Diocesan Corporation. Chair, Governance and Nominations Committee

 

The Hon Fran Bailey

Fran Bailey

BAEd DipT (secondary) GAICD

Appointed 1 July 2014

Current professional positions

  • Chair, Animal Aid
  • Chair, National Emergency Honours
  • Director, National Board, Restaurant & Catering
  • Ambassador, Cascades National Heritage Project, Second Bite and the Gertrude Opera

 

Prof Andrew Conway

  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

 

Dr Peter Dohrmann

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MBBS FRACS GradDipOccEnvH FRACMA

Appointed 1 July 2017

Current professional positions

  • Director of Neurosciences, Epworth HealthCare
  • Senior Clinical Advisor, Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

 

Ms Jill Linklater

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RN BScN MHA Grad Dip Health & Medical Law FACN FGIA GAICD

Appointed 1 July 2016

Current professional positions

  • Board Member, Chair Community Advisory Committee, Member Clinical Governance Committee and Governance Committee, Uniting AgeWell (Vic & Tas)
  • Member Disability Services Board Victoria
  • 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                        

 

Ms Anna Lee Cribb

   

BA MDisRes

Appointed 1 July 2019

Current professional positions

  • Immediate Past President, Industrial Relations Society of Victoria
  • Committee Member, Resolution Institute Mediation PDG

 

Mr Andrew Saunders

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BSc GradDipEd MBA MAICD

Appointed 1 July 2018

Current professional positions

  • Board Director Dental Health Services Victoria and Chair Audit & Risk Committee
  • Board Member Health Information & Management Systems Society (HiMSS) Asia Pacific
  • Principal and Director Red Mosaic Pty Ltd

 

Ms Joanna Walker

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BBus(Acc) MBA GAICD

Appointed 1 July 2017

Current professional positions

  • Board of Southern Alpine Resort Management
  • Audit & Risk Committee Southern Alpine Resort Management Board
  • Director, Kapstone Pty Ltd