Who we are

The members of the South Island Alliance Governance groups are:

South Island Alliance Board

Chair: Jenny Black, Nelson Marlborough DHB

Jenny Black, West Coast DHB

Dr John Wood, Canterbury DHB

Ron Luxton, South Canterbury DHB

Kathy Grant, Commissioner for Southern DHB


Alliance Leadership Team

Chair: Chris Fleming, CEO Southern DHB

Peter Bramley, CEO Nelson Marlborough DHB

David Meates, CEO Canterbury and West Coast DHB

Nigel Trainor, CEO South Canterbury DHB


Strategic Planning and Integration Team

Chair: Carol Atmore, GP

Hilary Exton, Service Manager and Director of Allied Health, Nelson Marlborough DHB

Carolyn Gullery, GM Planning and Funding, Canterbury DHB

Mark Leggett, GM South Island Alliance Programme Office

Daniel Williams, Clinical Director of Community & Public Health, Canterbury

Steve Earnshaw, Orthopaedic Surgeon, South Canterbury DHB

Pania Coote, Kaiwhakahaere Hauora Māori (Executive Director, Māori Health), Southern DHB

Karyn Bousfield, Director of Nursing and Midwifery, West Coast DHB