Before joining Nous, Annette established her own strategic health planning consultancy and was managing director of the strategic health planning arm of a national professional services firm. She was also executive director of strategy and service development for two major health services and two large not-for-profit organisations.
Annette was chair of the DCWC Executive Board and is an associate fellow of the Australian College of Health Service Management and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Annette holds a Bachelor of Applied Science (planning) from The Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology; and has completed courses in project management, strategic communications, business process improvement and quality management. She has completed the Australian Airlines Senior Business Leadership and Management Training Program.
Annette is an avid Australian Football League fan and Carlton Football Club member, attending games with her husband. She enjoys theatre, travel and the Melbourne restaurant scene.