About Us

Board of Directors

OCANZ is governed by a Board of 8-10 Directors, comprising of registered optometrists, optometric educators and community members.

The Board meets 5 times per annum to set the strategic direction for OCANZ and oversee its operations.

The current Directors are:

Name

Position

Professor Alex Gentle

Director, Chair OCANZ Board

Professor Emeritus Leo Carney

Director

Dr Andrew Collins

Director, Deputy Chair OCANZ Board

Associate Professor Jennifer Craig

Director

Associate Professor Isabelle Jalbert

Director, Chair OCANZ Examination Committee

Mr Tony Lund

Director, Chair OCANZ Finance & Risk Committee

Dr Linda Turner

Director

Dr Lynn Weekes

Director

Ms Katrina Yap

Director

For more details about OCANZ governance read our annual reports.

OCANZ 2019 2

Pictured top row left to right are:
Associate Professor Isabelle Jalbert, Dr Andrew Collins, Ms Sian Lewis (OCANZ EO), Professor Alex Gentle, Dr Linda Turner

Pictured bottom row left to right are:
Mr Tony Lund, Ms Katrina Yap, Dr Lynn Weekes, Professor Emeritus Leo Carney (Absent: Associate Professor Jennifer Craig)