Friends Advisory Committee

NATIONAL RURALHEALTH ALLIANCE LTD Friends Of The Alliance

The Friends Advisory Committee is comprised of two representatives from each State and Territory, elected by Friends from each jurisdiction, plus two representatives from the NRHA Council.

The Chair of Friends of the Alliance is elected by the Friends Advisory Committee from within its membership, and becomes a member of Council of the Alliance.

We encourage you to contact your State or Territory representative regarding news, information or issues you would like raised at the regular Friends Advisory Committee teleconferences. 

Contact can be made via friends@ruralhealth.org.au.

2017-19 Friends Advisory Committee

Chair

 

Chris Moorhouse, Tasmania

ACT

 

Rachel Yates - Universities Australia
Amy Squires - Heart Support Australia

NSW

 

Helen Murray - Consumer / carrer, Queanbeyan
Vacant -

NT

 

Sarah BrownPurple House, Alice Springs
Robyn Williams – Charles Darwin University

QLD

 

Felicity Croker - James Cook University
Elizabeth Ellis - Northern Australia Primary Health Ltd, Cairns
Debbie Elliott - Consumer Advocate, Moura

SA

 

Margie Fahy - Alcohol and Drug Foundation
Vacant -

TAS

 

Chris Moorhouse - Rural and Community Development Services
Chris Walpole - Pharmacist, Queenstown Medical Union

VIC

 

Martin Butler -Social Worker, Rural Social Workers Action Practice Group, AASW
Gwenda Freeman - University Department of Rural Health, University of Melbourne
Elizabeth Wilson - Health consumer advocate

WA

 

Andrew Waters - Environmental Health Officer, Local Government, Broome   
Ann Lawless - Health activist, WA

NRHA
Council 

    
 

Lynne Strathie - Carer advocate
Vacant -

NRHA
Staff

Leanne Coleman (Manager, Programs and Events)

 

View previous committee members 2015 - 2017

View previous committee members 2013 - 2015