Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is the peak governance body of King Edward Memorial Hospital (KEMH) forming part of the Women and Newborn Health Service (WNHS) and the wider North Metropolitan Health Service (NMHS) hospital and health service network. The Executive Committee consists of Directors and Co-Directors from four Directorates: 

  • Corporate and Executive
  • Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Imaging
  • Neonatology 
  • Women’s Health, Genetics and Mental Health.

The Executive Committee facilitates communication within the WNHS, between WNHS, NMHS and WA Health, as well as the wider Community, and remains committed to providing our community with the best possible health care. 

Meet the Executive Committee 

                                 Nicole Flendt Nurse Midwife Co-Director              
Dr Jodi Graham  Nicole Flendt Graeme Boardley 
A/Executive Director Nurse Midwife Co-Director  Director 
Women and Newborn Health Service

 Gynaecology, Perioperative and
 Imaging Services
 Midwifery, Nursing and
Patient Support Services
           Jenny O'Callaghan Co-Director

            Debbie Chiffings


Jenny O'Callaghan Debbie Chiffings 
Co-Director  Nurse Co-Director Medical Co-Director 
Women’s Health Genetics and 
Mental Health


           Professor Karen Simmer Medical Co-Director

           Professor Megan Galbally Medical Co-Director

           Dr Keith Allenby Medical Co-Director

 Professor Karen Simmer Professor Megan Galbally  Dr Keith Allenby
 Medical Co-Director Medical Co-Director  Medical Co-Director

Women’s Health Genetics and 
Mental Health
 Gynaecology Perioperative and 
Imaging Services
           Anne Woo A/Director Finance and Business


           Valda Duffield Director

Anne Woo  Margaret Davies  Valda Duffield
A/Director Finance and Business  Midwife Co-Director  Director
   Obstetrics  Allied Health
           Jody Blake Consumer Representative and Chair, Community Advisory Council

            Lani Miller Director Safety Quality Performance & Organisational Structure


 Jody Blake  Lani Miller  Dr Meredith Arcus
Consumer Representative and Chair
Community Advisory Council
 Director Safety Quality Performance 
and Organisational Structure
 Director Clinical Services