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Our Board

SASI is a not-for-profit, non-government organisation governed by a board of eight community members. Our board is made up of parents, as well as public and private sector advocates.

SASI’s Board meets each month and is committed to SASI’s best practice methodology. Terms of governance and service provision are key considerations for the future of SASI.

Vivienne Corcoran

Vivienne Corcoran

Chair

Vivienne is a qualified company director, strategist and marketer with more than 20 years’ experience. Using her skills in strategy, corporate and clinical governance, marketing and development, she has worked in the health sector for organisations such as Paraquad, Scope, Alfred Health and Red Cross. She is a Director of strategic consultancy Marketing Logic and is also on the boards of Scouts Victoria and the Victorian Opera. Vivienne joined the Board in 2015 and is a former Chair of the Frankston Arts Centre.

FAICD FAMI

Tony Christmas

Deputy Chair


Tony has over 30 years’ experience in senior management roles in the healthcare sector both in Australia and the United States. He has skills in strategy, marketing, business development, risk assessment, fundraising, governance and management. Tony joined the SASI Board in 2011 and became Deputy President in 2014. Tony is the CEO of Metier Medical Group and was formerly the CEO of Human Care Australia. He lives on the Mornington Peninsula and is active in his community. Tony is a member of the Australian Volunteer Coast Guard, Country Fire Authority, Safety Beach Sailing Club and Southern Peninsula Amateur Radio Club. Australian Volunteer Coast Guard Association (Vice Captain Workplace Health and Safety – Victoria Squadron). He is committee member of the Federal Department of Health’s CSO NDSS Transition and a committee member of the Australian Hospital Supply Procurement Officers Industry Liaison Group.

A. Dip Bus. (IR Law), B.Bus (International Business), M. Bus (International Management, MAICD

Mike Walls

Treasurer


Mike joined the SASI Board in 2013 and has an extensive background in financial services. He is a Peninsula resident and keen to assist SASI develop and grow.

B.Com, M.Com, MBA, ACA

Gareth Davies

Board Member


Gareth is a successful management and technology professional and has worked in both executive and senior roles. His clients include Australian and international clients in professional services, ICT, mining, finance, not-for-profit and education.

MBA

Larry Wearne

Board Member


Larry operates an information technology business. He has been on the SASI Board since 2013 and sits on the Finance Committee.

DBS (Accounting & Business Studies)

Chris Perry

Board Member


Chris is a product development and supply manager. He has been a SASI Board member since 2010. He is also the parent of a child using SASI’s services.

MBA

Angelia Dixon

Board Member


Angelia is a highly experienced health sector executive and joined the Board this year. Her skills include governance, risk management, strategic planning and patient safety. A Peninsula resident, Angelia is CEO of the Pancare Foundation and previously held Executive General Manager roles at Ambulance Victoria and the Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute. Joining SASI in 2016, Angelia has held previous Board positions with Impact and Melba Support Services

B App Sc, MBA, MACHSE

Dr Yi-Lee Phang

Board Member


Yi-Lee Phang is the Principal GP at Essendon Fields Medical Centre. He has interests in occupational health, clinical governance and medical education. He plays an active role with the Australian Army Reserves. Yi-Lee also supervises GP Registrars and Medical Students from Monash University.

MBBS, LLB, GradCertMedAcup, MOccEnvHlth, FRACGP, GAICD