Ethical. Transparent. Efficient.

RARMS is led by a Board and Leadership team of committed experts in corporate and clinical governance to ensure we are sustainable and can assure high-quality care for our rural, remote and indigenous communities. Our teams include doctors, health professionals, academics, researchers, lawyers and financial experts who dedicate their time and energy to making sure disadvantaged rural and remote people get the best possible care now and in the future.

Our Board

Richard Anicich
RICHARD ANICICH
AM 
BCom, LLB, FAICD
Chair
Chair, Executive Committee
Chair, Nominations & Corporate Governance Committee

Conjoint Professor, School of Law, Newcastle University

Consultant Sparke Helmore Lawyers

Chair, Committee for the Hunter

Chair, Hunter Primary Care

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JANE GRAY
MBA (UNewcastle) BComm (CSU)
Deputy Chair, Nominations & Corporate Governance Committee

Executive Director Partnerships, Innovation and Research, Hunter New England Local Health District

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MICHELE SMITH
RN FACHSM MAICD
Member, Audit & Risk Committee

Chair, Eyre Far North Local Health Network

CEO, North Eastern Community Hospital

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DR KIM WEBBER
PhD (Medicine) (Melb)
Deputy Chair
Member, Audit and Risk Committee
Member, Executive Committee

Executive Director, Strategy, Co-Health

Former CEO, Australian Rural Health Workforce Agency

Former Executive Director, Murrayt Darling Medical School

Former CEO, National Rural Health Alliance

World Health Organisation Expert Committee on Rural Health

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DR KEN MACKEY AM
MBBS (UNSW), Dip Obst (RCOG), FACRRM, FAICD
Chair, Clinical Governance Committee

Former General Practitioner, Lockhart

Former President, Rural Doctors Association of Australia

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DR IAN OPPERMANN
MBA(Lon), PhD (Syd). FIEEE, FIEAust, FTSE, FACS, GAICD
Chair, Audit and Risk Committee

NSW Chief Data Scientist, NSW Premiers and Cabinet

Former Chief Executive Officer, NSW Data Analytics Centre

Former Director, Digital Productivity and Services Flagship, CSIRO

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PROFESSOR AMANDA BARNARD
BMed (Hons), FRACGP
Member, Nominations & Corporate Governance Committee
Member, Executive Committee
Member, Clinical Governance

Professor of Medicine, Australian National University

Interim Dean, Charles Sturt University Medical School

Our Leadership Team

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Mark Burdack
CEO

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Kellie Pickering
Manager RARMS Health

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Tracy Haig
Manager HealthAccess

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Croydon Dowley
 Manager Corporate Services