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Chief Executive Officer, Great Ocean Road Health

On behalf of the Board of Great Ocean Road Health, it is with pleasure that I announce the appointment of Ms Sandy Chamberlin to the position of Chief Executive Officer, Great Ocean Road Health.

Sandy joins us from Goulburn Valley Health, where she held the positions of Executive Director of Infrastructure and Business, Chief Procurement Officer and Acting Executive Director of Rural Campuses.

Sandy is an experienced health executive with over thirty years’ experience in public and private health care sectors. With a clinical background in medical imaging, Sandy is familiar with small rural, aged care and multi-purpose health services. Sandy recognises the importance of strong partnerships, collaboration and community engagement to improve health outcomes in rural and remote communities and enjoys living in the communities in which she works.

Sandy is delighted to be joining the Great Ocean Road Health team and will commence on Monday 18th November 2019. The Board of Great Ocean Road Health is committed to working with Sandy to fully realise the benefits of amalgamation, to ensure health services in the communities of Apollo Bay, Lorne and surrounds remain sustainable and of high quality.

The Board of Great Ocean Road Health wishes to acknowledge the significant work of Ms Carissa Brock, who since July 2019, has held the role of Acting Chief Executive Officer. To Carissa and the entire Great Ocean Road Health team, thank you for your patience and professionalism throughout the amalgamation and extensive recruitment period. We look forward to your ongoing contributions to Great Ocean Road Health.

I am sure you will join us in welcoming Sandy to Great Ocean Road Health and wish her every success in her new role.

Yours sincerely,

Nicholas Salkeld Chair
Great Ocean Road Health Board