NATIONAL RURALHEALTH ALLIANCE INC 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

ACT

Rachel Yates - Universities Australia
Kelli Sadler - Heart Support Australia

NSW 

Ann Lawless - Health activist, Wagga Wagga
Helen Murray - Consumer / carer

NT

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

QLD 

Felicity Croker - James Cook University
Debbie Elliott - Consumer Advocate, Moura

SA 

Margie Fahy - Australian Drug Foundation

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
Jane Greacen - Centre of Excellence for Aboriginal Health in East Gippsland

WA 

Elizabeth Ellis - Telstra Health
Andrew Waters - WA Country Health Service, Broome   

Council
representative

Lynne Strathie - Carer advocate

Alliance staff

Leanne Coleman (Friends Manager)

 

View previous committee members 2015 - 2017

View previous committee members 2013 - 2015