Dr Russell Roberts, Director
Masters of Clin Psych, Masters of Public Admin, PhD.

With state and national awards for integrated health, workforce development and E-health, Russell has over two decades of experience in developing, implementing and consolidating new and innovative health services across a range of complex environments. More info …


Dr Kate Jackson, Policy Advisor
Executive Masters of Public Administration, PhD.

Kate has been at the forefront of aged-care mental health policy and planning, and other key areas of mental health policy for the NSW Ministry of Health, for over 10 years. More info …

Prof Jeffrey Fuller, Research and Evaluation
PhD, MSc(PHC), BN, GCertPopH, RN, RPN

Jeffrey is the Emeritus Professor of Nursing (Primary Health Care) at Flinders University with a 33-year background in community and primary care, rural health and mental health. More info …


Dr Emily Lowther, General Practice Advisor

Emily is a General Practitioner with 12 years’ experience working in the Central West of New South Wales. More info …

Dr Tristram Duncan, Mental Health Advisor

Tristram is a practicing Consultant Psychiatrist in the Central West of New South Wales. He has been involved with the Mental Health Emergency Care Rural Access Project and The Mental Health Rural Outreach Service. More info …

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Louise Russell, Editor
BA, Dip Publishing

Louise has 16 years’ experience in the publishing industry, working as an editor and publisher for a number of multinational book publishers across a broad range of genres, from academic texts to literary fiction. More info …

Dr Chris Maylea
Doctor of Social Work, Juris Doctor, Master of Human Services Management and Policy

Chris is a social worker, academic and lawyer, with a background in mental health management and a commitment to a quality service experience. He currently lectures in social work at RMIT University in Melbourne, and works pro bono for the Mental Health Legal Centre, providing legal services and representation. More info …

Lindsay Nylund

Lindsay Nylund
B.Sc. (Hons), M.Comm (HRM)

Lindsay is an HR practitioner with over 20 years of experience in strategic and operational management roles and in the design and delivery of staff recruitment and selection systems. More info …

Sam Grosvener

Sam obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Behavioural Science (Hons) from Macquarie University. He worked for some years in Health Education, then switched to psychology, completing a Master’s degree in clinical psychology at Sydney University, with a scholarship from the Department of Health. More info …