Jacquie O’Brien
CEO
BA/BEd, Ma, GAICD, FACHSM
Jacquie O’Brien has been Tweddle CEO since 2012 following executive leadership roles in the health, community services and corporate sectors. Jacquie commenced her career as a midwife and has an ongoing commitment to influencing reform for vulnerable families.
Dr Nicole Milburn
Chairperson
DPsych, Bsc, PGDipPsych, CCAPS, MAPS
July 2017 marked the start of Nicole’s 10th year serving the Tweddle Board. Nicole has been Chair for three and a half years, Acting Chair for six months and Deputy Chair for five months. Nicole is a strong advocate for babies and toddlers’ getting the best possible start in life. She has expertise in the impact of trauma and maltreatment on development and mental health. Nicole is a Private Practice Clinical Psychologist and Infant Mental Health Consultant, Take Two, Berry Street Victoria.
Ms Melanie Telford
Treasurer
BCom/BA, GDipAppFinInv
Melanie joined the board in September 2013. She is a former customer of Tweddle services and is committed to improving the welfare of babies and families. Melanie is a finance professional with experience in financial management, business partnering and process improvement.
Ms Doris Whitmore
Deputy Chair
BBus(Acc), MBA, FCPA, GAICD
Doris was reappointed to the Board in 2017 having previously served from 2014. She is currently Deputy Chair of the Board and has served as Interim Chair of the Finance, Audit & Risk Committee and is Chair of the Clinical Performance Committee. Doris spent the early part of her career in senior positions in the legal and chartered accounting space prior to moving into health. Doris has held executive positions in several NFP organisations where she has combined support services, program strategy, design and implementation together with a keen understanding of governance and compliance.
Dr Tam Nguyen
Member
PhD, MBA, GradDipSono, BSc/BE(Bioeng), FRSPH, FAIM, MAICD
Dr Tam Nguyen is an experienced research administrator with previous clinical research experience in biomedical engineering at numerous teaching hospitals and medical research institutes across Australia. In the current role as a senior executive at St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne, he is responsible for research strategy, business development and administration. Tam is an Adjunct Associate Professor at RMIT University and an Honorary Senior Fellow at the University of Melbourne. Tam recently co-founded an investment fund supporting Australian biotech and medtech start-ups.
Dr Jane Edwards
Member
PhD, MMus, BMus
Jane joined the Board in August 2015. Jane is an expert in child and family mental health with experience in training students across a range of allied health disciplines including the Master of Child Play Therapy at Deakin. Jane is a Director of the Association for the Wellbeing of Children in Healthcare and Associate Professor Mental Health at Deakin University.
Ms Jordana Hunter
Member
PhD candidate, BCom/BEcom(Hons) BCom/LLB
Jordana joined the board in 2015. She has served on the Finance, Audit and Risk committee and the Clinical Governance committee. Jordana is a Fellow in the School Education Program at the Grattan Institute public policy think tank. She has extensive public policy and economics expertise, having worked at the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet and the Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet. Jordana is currently completing a PhD in education system reform.
Ms Carla De Campo
Member
BA
Carla joined the Board in March 2017 and has served on the Finance, Audit and Risk committee. Carla is an experienced communications professional with extensive government, advocacy, industrial and policy expertise including as an Adviser to the Commonwealth Minister for Health Nicola Roxon and Commonwealth Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Jenny Macklin. Carla served as the Director of Communications for the Australian Council of Trade Unions and is currently working in the Industry Superannuation sector. Carla lives locally with her young family.
Dr Leanne Beagley
Member
PhD, PGDipFamTher, BAppScOT, MBusL, GAICD
CEO, Western Victoria Primary Health Network. Leanne was until 2016 the Director, Mental Health and Drugs in the Victorian Department of Health, and previously held other senior executive roles in a range of Victorian hospitals and health services. She has most recently been consulting to various community and health services in areas of corporate and clinical governance and organisational performance. Leanne is a Board Director at Eating Disorders Victoria and the Melbourne Anglican Diocesan Corporation Pty Ltd.
Dr Owen Bradfield
Member
MBBS(Hons), BMedSc(Hons), LLB, MBA, RACGP, ACLM
Ms Rosalie Flynn
Member
BA, PGDipLib, PGDipOrgBeh, MBus
Joining the Tweddle Board in August 2017, Rosalie brings over twenty years consulting experience in the health and community services sectors. She has particular expertise in workforce planning, organisation behaviour, HRM and HRD. Recently Rosalie developed the Clinical Supervision Skills Review Tool, and a capability framework for DHHS / NDIS transitioning. Rosalie has been a member of several boards of NFPs, and has a particular interest in growing quality services that support families, and give babies the best start in life.
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