Bridget Allan, Chief Executive
Bridget has worked in a wide range of roles in the health sector, including: research, planning, operational and strategic management, project management and governance in the public sector and as Chief Executive for Hauora Hokianga, an innovative integrated primary care organisation serving a rural population of almost 10,000 predominantly Maori people in the Far North.
Irma Harris, General Manager
Irma has been working in primary health care management for the Hutt Valley for more than 15 years. Irma has oversight of Finance, Human Resources, Information Systems, Corporate Services and all operational aspects of Te Awakairangi Health Network. Present Role: General Manager, Finance and Corporate Services
Ann Rose, Clinical Quality Manager
Ann Rose is a Registered Nurse and holds an MA (Applied in Nursing) and a diploma in adult learning and teaching. She has presented widely nationally and internationally with a background in health including broad clinical experience, nursing development, nursing education, policy and injury prevention. Her primary health experience includes Plunket and school nursing.
Jenny Prentice, General Manager Services
Jenny has had over 30 years’ experience in the New Zealand health sector as a social worker and as a health service manager in both secondary (DHB) services and in a number of NGOs. She has also worked in the central government sector, specifically in HR roles covering organisational development and change management.
Heather Stewart, General Manager, Programme and Practice Development
Heather has an understanding of both private business and the health sector, with significant experience in service delivery, programme management and general management. From her work providing business support to general practices, she understands the challenges practices are facing and has a track record in assisting them to do this well.