Head, Corporate Governance and Strategy; Company Secretary
BSc (Physiotherapy), Grad Cert (BA), GIA (Cert)
Kristy joined the Institute in 2004 initially as the Executive Officer to founding Director Professor Fiona Stanley. She is now Head of Corporate Governance and Strategy with a portfolio including risk, compliance, policy, and governance and also works on strategic projects with Professor Jonathan Carapetis. Kristy is also the Institute’s Company Secretary and Centre Manager of the Institute's centre at the University of Western Australia.
Originally trained as a physiotherapist, Kristy has a clinical background complemented by tertiary hospital senior health management roles, and more recently has undertaken further post graduate studies in business administration and corporate governance.
Kristy is a member of the Institute Leadership Team and works closely with the Executive Director and Board providing advice and support on governance issues.