board of management

Dr Nicole Milburn

Chairperson

Dr Nicole Milburn
BSc Grad Dip Psych DPsych

Ms Carla De Campo

member

Ms Carla De Campo
Bachelor of Arts, University of Melbourne

Ms Heather Johnson Way

Deputy Chairperson

Ms Heather Johnson Way
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Social Work
MBA

Ms Melanie Telford

Treasurer

Ms Melanie Telford
Bachelor of Commerce/Arts
Grad Dip Applied Finance & Investment

Ms Doris Whitmore

member

Ms Doris Whitmore
Master of Business Administration, Bachelor of Business Accounting (BBus(Acc),FCPA, Graduate of Australian Institute of Directors (GAICD)

Mr Bryce Prosser

Member

Mr Bryce Prosser
Bachelor of Economics (Hons), MBA (MELB), GAICD,MCIPR(UK)

Dr Tam Nguyen

Member

Dr Tam Nguyen
PhD MBA GradDipSono BSc/BE(Bioeng) FRSPH FAIM MAICD

Dr Jane Edwards

Member

Dr Jane Edwards
Phd Department of Paediatrics & Child Health, Faculty of Melbourne
Master of Music
Bachelor of Music

Ms Alexandra Hoskins

Member

Ms Alexandra Hoskins
Bachelor of Commerce, Master of International Business, Post Graduate Market Modelling, Company Directors Award, Australian Institute of Company Directors

Ms Jordana Hunter

Member

Ms Jordana Hunter
Phd candidate (public administration - school education reform), University of Melbourne
Bachelor of Commerce (Hons -Economics), University of Melbourne
Bachelor of Law (Hons) University of Melbourne


Ms Denise Patterson

Member

Ms Denise Patterson
Masters of Midwifery Graduate
Diploma of Health Management
Graduate Certificate in Hospital Redesign

How is the Tweddle Board appointed and how does it operate?

The Tweddle Board is appointed by the Minister for Health and sets organisational direction and strategy and monitors performance. Board meetings are bi-monthly.

Applications for board positions open every year with each position available for a three year term. The Department of Health and Human Services is responsible for advertising the board position vacancy and select the relevant candidate. There are subcommittees within the Board covering key areas of business including Governance and Remuneration, Finance and Risk, Clinical Performance and all Board members participate on at least one sub committee.

How is Tweddle constituted?

Tweddle Child and Family Health Service is accountable to the people of Victoria through The Hon Jenny Mikakos MP, Minister for Families and Children and Minister for Youth Affairs and The Department of Health & Human Services.

The Board is appointed by The Hon Jill Hennessy MP, Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services. The Minister for Health sets organisational direction and strategy and monitors performance.  As a Public Hospital, Tweddle is also required to comply with a range of legislation and health sector policy including government policies for financial and human resource management practice.

The Board's  Governance guide has a range of policies that support the fulfilment of its responsibilities.

Board meetings are held every second month with special agenda meetings being held as needed.
The Board reviews its policies and procedures each year each. Tweddle employ over 90 permanent and part time employees including registered nurses, early childhood professionals and corporate team members.

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