Executive team 2018-12-11T12:11:08+00:00

Executive team

The Board appoints and delegates the administrative function for Metro North Hospital and Health Service to the Chief Executive. The Chief Executive and leadership team are responsible for the operational implementation of the strategic direction and day-to-day management of Metro North Hospital and Health Service.

Chief Executive

Health Service Chief Executive, Mr Shaun Drummond

Shaun Drummond is the Chief Executive of Metro North. He has been Executive Director Operations of Metro North since 2014 and has been a Chief Operating Officer in the Health Sector for 15 years.

Shaun’s professional background is Industrial Relations and Organisational Development. During his career he has worked in the public health system in New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland and New Zealand.

Office of the Chief Executive

Chief Finance and Corporate Officer: Melissa MacCabe

Chief Transformation Officer: Ms Lina Gillespie

Chief Digital Health Officer: Dr Clair Sullivan

Clinical Governance, Safety, Quality and Risk, Executive Director: Associate Professor Noelle Cridland

Strategy and Planning, Executive Director: Colleen Jen

Office of the Chief Executive, Director: Ms Vivienne Hassed

Board Secretary: Ms Jane Albatal

Communication, Director: Mr Matthew Stevenson


Operations, Executive Director: Ms Jackie Hanson

Operations, Deputy Executive Director: Dr David Rosengren

Assets and Infrastructure, Executive Director: Ms Kate Copeland

Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Executive Director: Dr Amanda Dines

The Prince Charles Hospital, Acting Executive Director: Ms Chris Thorburn

Redcliffe Hospital, Executive Director: Ms Louise Oriti

Caboolture and Kilcoy Hospitals, Executive Director: Dr Lance Le Ray

Community and Oral Health, Acting Executive Director: Ms Tami Photinos

Clinical Support Services, Executive Director: Ms Gillian Nasato

Mental Health, Executive Director: Associate Professor Brett Emmerson

Clinical services

Clinical Services, Executive Director: Dr Elizabeth Whiting

Heart and Lung, Executive Director: Professor Scott Bell

Medicine, Executive Director: Associate Professor Jeffrey Rowland

Surgery, Executive Director: Dr Jason Jenkins

Critical Care, Executive Director: Associate Professor Colin Myers

Women’s and Children, Executive Director: Ms Tami Photinos

Cancer Care, Acting Executive Director: Associate Professor Glen Kennedy

Research, Executive Director: Professor Scott Bell

Professional leads

Medical Services, Executive Director: Dr Elizabeth Rushbrook

Nursing and Midwifery, Executive Director: Adjunct Associate Professor Alanna Geary

Allied Health, Executive Director: Mr Mark Butterworth

Contact us

Metro North Chief Executive
Located: Level 14, Block 7
Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital
Phone: (07) 3647 9501
Email:  MD16-MetroNorthHHS@health.qld.gov.au

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