MHCC Organisation

Chief Executive Officer
Carmel Tebbutt

Carmel Tebbutt commenced as the CEO of the NSW Mental Health Co ordintating Council in February 2018. Prior to this, Carmel was the CEO for Medical Deans Australia and New Zealand, the professional body representing entry level medical education, training and research. Carmel was a Member of New South Wales Parliament for 17 years serving in both the Legislative Council and as the Member for Marrickville. Carmel was appointed to the Ministry in 1998 and held many portfolios including Health, Education, Community Services and the Environment. She was the first woman to be appointed Deputy Premier in NSW in 2008.


Current Staff List

Carmel Tebbutt Chief Executive Officer 
Corinne  Henderson Principal Advisor - Policy and Legislative Reform
Tina Smith Principal Advisor - Sector and Workforce Development
Erika Hewitt Operations and HR Manager
Carrie Stone Community Engagement Officer
Vanessa Bell Learning and Education Engagement Officer
Kat Fardian Instructional Designer – eLearning Specialist
Lara Summers Digital Design Officer
Kim Shaw Content Marketing Officer
Elyse Aird Research Network Project Coordinator (CMHDARN)
Wayne Willis Finance Officer

Learning & Development

Jenny  Reid Learning & Development Manager
Nasrin Danish RTO Compliance Coordinator
Lisa Van Praag Training Logistics Coordinator
Yvette Segal Instructional Designer - VET Specialist
Paul Vescio Student Support Administration Officer
Kerry-Ann Chapman Internal Trainer and Assessor

MHCC Board

MHCC Board members are drawn from our member organisations. Information on our current Board.