Over the last 37 years Steve has been employed in the health industry. He has extensive experience in all areas of the industry having worked in positions ranging from registered nurse in a large metro hospital through to ‘head office’ executive management roles. Steve has worked in both State and Federal government and the private and not for profit sectors. Steve’s appointments include Company Secretary and Network Manager of the Australian Medicare Local Alliance, CEO of the ACT Medicare Local, CEO of the Rural Doctors Association Australia and CEO of Health Purchasing Victoria.
Steve is passionate about improving the health of our community and excited to be working with Parkinson’s Australia members, and the wider Parkinson’s community, to fulfil the mission of Parkinson’s Australia which is to “create an environment that is responsive to the needs of all people affected by Parkinson’s”. Steve believes that by working together we can be effective and increase the awareness of Parkinson’s and make it a National Health Priority.