Executive Team, Board and Committees

The Board of Diabetes NSW & ACT is made up of people with a personal experience of diabetes, healthcare experts and various business stakeholders who have an understanding of diabetes in the workplace which fuels their passion and understanding of the condition.

The Board meets with the Chief Executive Officer and members of the Executive Leadership Team every eight weeks to discuss the strategy and management of Diabetes NSW & ACT.

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Diabetes NSW & ACT is the largest member-based
diabetes organisation in Australia

The Board of Directors

  • Leo Tutt – Chairman
  • Arthur Koumoukelis
  • Anna Pino
  • Bruce Hayman
  • Bruce King
  • Geraldine Daley
  • John Bell
  • Kenneth Boorman
  • Liz Hare
  • Phil Tuck
  • Nicole Woloszuk

Financial members of Diabetes NSW & ACT elect the Board members in accordance with the constitution. The Board is responsible for:

  • Safeguarding the good name and values of the organisation
  • Acting in the best interests of Diabetes NSW
  • The overall policy, direction and control of the organisation
  • Shaping strategy
  • Ensuring financial stability
  • Improving performance

The Executive Team

  • Chief Executive Officer – Sturt Eastwood
  • Chief Operating Officer – Trish Egan
  • General Manager, Diabetes ACT – Ian Peters
  • General Manager, Corporate Services – Francis Harris
  • General Manager, Diabetes Qualified – Linda Farrugia
  • Head of Corporate Social Responsibility & Corporate Partners – Sally Cox-Mulvenney

Governance Committees

The Governance Committees assist and advise the Board and the organisation on its effective management and sustainability.

Finance, Audit and Risk Management Committee (FARM)

  • Kenneth Boorman (Chairman)
  • Bruce Hayman
  • Arthur Koumoukelis
  • Leo Tutt

Nomination and Remuneration Committee

  • Phil Tuck
  • John Bell
  • Anna Pino