Council of the NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association

The Council of the NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association consists of 23 members: the General Secretary, Assistant General Secretary and 21 delegates elected from the Committee of Delegates.

The Councillors are elected by the membership for a four-year term, with the General Secretary and Assistant General Secretary being full-time paid officers and the 21 Councillors holding honorary positions.

The NSWNMA Council acts as the Committee of Management responsible for:

  • the oversight of day-to-day management (which is undertaken by the General Secretary and Assistant General Secretary)
  • ensuring the implementation of policy as determined by Annual Conference and
  • ensuring the deliverance of the Rules and Objectives of the NSWNMA.

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Brett Holmes

Brett Holmes


General Secretary, NSW Nurses and Midwives' Association

RN, RM, Psychiatric Nursing Certificate

Judith Kiejda

Judith Kiejda


Assistant General Secretary, NSW Nurses and Midwives' Association

RN, CM, BA Nursing, Graduate Certificate Health Science Education

Coral Levett

Coral Levett


President, NSW Nurses and Midwives' Association Council

RN, MHSc, Masters of Health Leadership and Management, MACN, Nurse Manager, Nursing & Midwifery Practice & Workforce Unit, South Eastern Sydney Local Health District

Lyn Hopper

Lyn Hopper


Vice President, NSW Nurses and Midwives' Association Council

RN, BSC, IC Cert, MCN, Nurse Unit Manager, Intensive Care, Manly Hospital

Lorna Scott

Lorna Scott


Vice President, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

RN, RM, NP, Grad Dip Independent Nursing Practice, WHN Cert, MACN, Nurse Practitioner, Women’s Health, Lower Hunter Community Health

Gary Clark

Gary Clark


Executive Council, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

Regional Nurse Manager, Grad Cert PSMP, BHSc, Nurse Manager, Justice Health

Kerry Rodgers

Kerry Rodgers


Executive Council, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

RN, Operating Theatre Certificate, MACN, MACORN, Nursing Unit Manager, Operating Suite, Nepean Hospital

O’Bray Smith

O’Bray Smith


Executive Council, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

RN, RM, Masters in Midwifery, Midwifery Unit Manager, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

Gil Wilson

Gil Wilson


Executive Council, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Clinical Risk Resource Nurse, Lismore Base Hospital

Sue White

Sue White


Guardian, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

Enrolled Nurse, Coffs Harbour Hospital

Annette Alldrick

Annette Alldrick


Councillor, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

RN, RM, Shoalhaven District Memorial Hospital

Sue Brazil

Sue Brazil


Councillor, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

RN, RM, BN, MN (Research) MACN, Nurse Manager, Nursing & Midwifery Services, Hunter New England Health

Michelle Cashman

Michelle Cashman


Councillor, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

RN, Long Jetty Community Health Centre

Natalie Ellis

Natalie Ellis


Councillor, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association

RN, Grad Cert Clinical Education, Grad Cert Critical Care (ICU), Clinical Nurse Educator, Junee Multipurpose Service and Wagga Wagga Rural Referral Hospital

Julie Goss

Julie Goss


Councillor, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association

RN, RM, IBCLC, Clinical Nurse Educator, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Nepean Private Hospital

Peg Hibbert

Peg Hibbert


Councillor, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

RN, CNS, Acute Assessment Unit, Hornsby & Ku-Ring-Gai Hospital

Debbie Lang

Debbie Lang


Councillor, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

RN, Rehabilitation Liaison Nurse, DVA Liaison Officer, Gosford Private Hospital

Edward Makepeace

Edward Makepeace


Councillor, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

RN, Acute Cardiology/CCU, Royal North Shore Hospital

Liz McCall

Liz McCall


Councillor, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

RN, RM, BHSc (Nursing), MHSc, Byron Central Hospital

Lucille McKenna, OAM

Lucille McKenna, OAM


Councillor, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

RN, Director of Nursing, St Mary’s Villa Nursing Home

Michelle Nicholson

Michelle Nicholson


Councillor, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

RN. IC Cert. Masters Health Service Management, Nurse Manager, Liverpool Hospital

Richard Noort

Richard Noort


Councillor, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

CNC Mental Health, Justice Health & Forensic Mental Health Network, Statewide Community & Court Liaison Service

Debra Smith

Debra Smith


Councillor, NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association Council

RN, RM, Bachelor of Health (Clinical Studies), Masters in Nursing (Clinical Leadership), Nursing Unit Manager, Pre-Assessment Unit, Auburn Hospital