The Centre for Participation board comprises of directors with a broad range of skills, expertise and experience from a diverse range of backgrounds and geographical locations.

 

KEVIN MILLS
Chair
Edenhope & District Memorial Hospital CEO, Kevin has extensive experience across the not-for-profit and corporate sectors. He also serves the Horsham District Kinder Association, Wimmera PCP, Wimmera PHN Community Council and the Wimmera Southern Mallee Health Alliance.

LINDY MULLER
Deputy Chair
Lindy was a nurse for 15 years before moving into community nursing. She then pursued further studies and also represented her ward for four years for HRCC.

AVRIL HOGAN
With a background in international business, market research and strategy consulting, Avril runs a consulting firm, has completed the AICD course and holds an MBA.

JO DEVEREAUX
Jo is the Human Services Manager at HRCC, a registered nurse, has studied social policy and makes a priority of the strategic direction of volunteering across the region.

GEOFF WITMITZ
Geoff is the Executive Officer of the Wimmera Primary Care Partnership. He has considerable community sector, budgeting, business development and governance experience.

WENDY ROBINS
Wendy is a business owner, has completed the Business Leaders Leadership Program and is passionate about her communities.

TANYA BARNES
Tanya is General Manager Community Corrections Services at the Department of Justice and brings extensive knowledge of governance, management and public sector roles. She was a board member with Grampians Community Health for 19 years.

DOROTHY PATTON
Dorothy has served as both councillor and mayor for Northern Grampians Shire and as a board member of North Central LLEN and the Wimmera Regional Library Corporation. She is a passionate advocate for organised volunteering and is currently editor of the North Central News.