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  • Fionnagh Dougan Chief Executive Officer

    Fionnagh was appointed Chief Executive of both Capital & Coast and Hutt Valley DHBs in 2019. Fionnagh was previously Chief Executive of Children’s Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service (CHQ), where she led a statewide service based on the vision of delivering life-changing care for children and young people across Queensland. Fionnagh began her career as a registered nurse and has held senior management positions in the United Kingdom and at Auckland DHB, including leadership roles in mental health, ambulatory services and Starship Children’s Hospital.

    Fionnagh has a strong commitment to the provision of safe, sustainable quality health services and a passion for delivering equitable health outcomes through partnerships with Māori and Pasifika communities.
  • Dr Sisira Jayathissa Chief Medical Officer

  • Judith Parkinson General Manager, Finance and Corporate Services

  • Debbie Gell General Manager, Quality Service Improvement and Innovation

  • Rachel Haggerty Director Strategy, Planning and Performance 2DHB

    Rachel has held senior leadership positions at a number of DHBs, including Waitemata, Auckland and Canterbury. She was the General Manager of North Shore and Waitakere Hospitals.

    For the past 8 years, Rachel has worked as a consultant, developing strategies and systems for the Ministry of Health, DHBs, NGOs, primary healthcare and Whānau Ora organisations.

    Rachel is currently supporting us with our Vision 2030 work.
  • Christine King Director Allied Health

  • Tofa Suafole Gush Director Pacific People's Health

  • Nigel Fairley General Manager, 3DHB Mental Health, Addictions and Intellectual Disability Services

    Nigel is the General Manager of Te-Upoko-me-te-Whatu-o-te-Ika for Capital & Coast, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa District Health Boards’ Mental Health, Addictions and Intellectual Disability Services.

    He is also Director of Area Mental Health Services for the 3 DHBs (the role responsible for the administration of the law in Mental Health Services). From 1998 to 2015 Nigel was the Clinical Director and Director of Area Mental Health Services of CCDHB Regional Forensic Mental Health Services (adult and youth).

    Nigel is a Fellow of the New Zealand College of Clinical Psychologists and is currently the President of the NZ branch of the Australian New Zealand Association of Psychiatry, Psychology and the Law (ANZAPPL).
  • Tracy Voice Chief Digital Officer

    Tracy comes with significant experience in a large complex organisation, having been at MPI for the past eight years – most recently as Chief Information Officer and Director, Business Technology and Information Services – and previously with NZ Post. She has also recently provided leadership at MPI as acting Deputy Director General Corporate Services.

    Her achievements at MPI include creating and implementing an information technology strategy, introducing new digital and technology solutions at the New Zealand border, and overseeing the merger of Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and the Ministry of Fisheries technology systems, implementing the first Google enterprise in New Zealand.
  • Kerry Dougall Director Māori Health

  • Chris Kerr Director of Nursing

  • Joy Farley Director Provider Services Hutt Valley and Capital & Coast DHBs

  • Anna Chalmers Director of Communications Hutt Valley and Capital & Coast DHBs

  • Nicola Holden Director of the Office of the Chief Executive