Our leadership team
Brisbane South PHN’s Leadership Team has a wealth of lived experience in addressing local health needs that matter most to the community.
General Manager Corporate Service
Julie Couper has more than 20 years experience in managing corporate services related functions; governance and service delivery in the community services and financial services sectors. Prior to joining Brisbane South PHN, Julie was Senior Manager Organisation Services and Company Secretary at the Queensland Council of Social Service and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
General Manager Primary Health
Sharon has worked as a senior level consultant to primary health networks, was the General Manager Primary Health Care and Service Integration at the former West Moreton-Oxley Medicare Local. Prior to this Sharon was a management consultant and Manager/Director of the Statewide Health Service Planning Unit for Queensland Health. Sharon has a Masters in Health Services Management from Griffith University and a Masters of Population Health from the National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health at the Australian National University.
General Manager Commissioned Programs
Lucille is an experienced senior health and human services executive with a special focus on community health and primary healthcare. Lucille was formerly the Community Business Optimisation Lead at Uniting Care Queensland and a Health and Human Services Management Consultant at Ernst & Young. Lucille previously held senior positions in Diabetes Queensland. Lucille has a Bachelor of Applied Science, Speech Pathology from Latrobe University, a Masters of Public Health from Monash University and a Graduate Certificate in Business – Philanthropy and Non Profit Studies from QUT.