Mental Health Council welcomes new Chair of it's Board

The Mental Health Council of Australia has announced the appointment of Jennifer Westacott as Chair of its Board. Ms Westacott has been Chief Executive Officer at the Business Council of Australia since 2011 and was previously a Senior Partner at KPMG. She has extensive policy experience in both the public and private sectors and has over 20 years’ experience in leadership positions in the New South Wales and Victorian Governments, including as Director of Housing and Secretary of Education and Training in Victoria. Ms Westacott led a major review of the NSW Health system in 2000, entitled the Health Council Report. Jennifer was also a Commissioner on the Commonwealth Grants Commission. Click here to read the full media release.

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Thursday, 21 February 2013