Management team

Lisa Norman - Chief Executive Officer

Lisa Norman has worked for St John of God Health Care since July 2006. 

Lisa’s initial role at St John of God Frankston Rehabilitation Hospital was the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Nursing. Lisa moved to St John of God Berwick Hospital in January 2010 as the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Nursing.

In late 2014 her role transitioned to Chief Executive Officer in anticipation of the planned redevelopment.

Lisa has extensive experience in healthcare roles, with a strong track record driving hospital growth in services and activity. Her previous role as Chief Executive Officer of St John of God Nepean Rehabilitation saw her double the number of patients in 3.5 years, while also improving patient and staff satisfaction.

Prior to joining St John of God Health Care, Lisa was Director of Clinical Services at Beleura Private Hospital in Mornington with Ramsay Healthcare and at The Valley Private Hospital in Mulgrave.

Lisa graduated in 1990 as a registered nurse and quickly developed an interest in emergency and trauma nursing. After completing her critical care qualifications, specialising in emergency care, she worked in several emergency departments and was unit manager at Knox Private Emergency Department.

Lisa is currently studying a Graduate Certificate in Catholic Leadership and Identity at Australian Catholic University.

Lisa Evans - Director of Nursing

Lisa Evans has been employed as the Director of Nursing at SJOGBH for three years. Lisa is a passionate nurse, who lives and breathes person-centred care, where patients and their significant others are a valued partner within the health care team.

Lisa takes a great deal of job satisfaction, leading teams of nursing caregivers to truly deliver in this space. Lisa is strongly guided by the mission and values of St John of God Health Care in all her decision making.

Previously, Lisa has worked in a range of senior nursing roles across public, private and corporate sectors.

Dr John Monagle - Director Of Medical Services

Dr John Monagle is a locally trained anaesthetist with a special interest in pain management. 

He has a pain management clinic at St John of God Berwick Hospital and also holds the role of Director of Medical Services. 

Dr Monagle gained his MBBS from Monash University in 1987. He did much of his anaesthesia training locally in Dandenong, and gained his FANZCA Diploma in 1995.  

John has a passion for doctor engagement and is responsible for the hospital’s medical services and medical teaching

Eveline Soon - Quality and Risk Manager

Eveline joined St John of God Berwick Hospital in June 2015 as Quality and Risk Manager and has postgraduate qualifications in Health Administration Management and Project Management. 

With over 10 years of experience working in quality and risk in health care, Eveline has developed a passion for quality healthcare delivery, risk management and clinical governance.

Her achievements to date include implementing a surgical safety checklist across a large metropolitan health service, developing risk registers in consultation with medical and nursing staff, streamlining clinical processes to ensure patients benefit most from nursing care and supporting various health services to achieve ACHS accreditation.

Rhonda O'Connor - Director of Mission

Rhonda O’Connor joined St John of God Berwick Hospital following a long history of working in youth ministry, pastoral care, education, parish and diocesan ministry. 

Rhonda is passionate about ministry and mission. She has been involved in social outreach in Timor Leste, youth mental health, refugee and asylum seekers, adult education and mission development. 

She is looking forward to the joys and challenges of supporting and mentoring staff as St John of God Berwick Hospital continues to grow. She is passionate about ensuring all caregivers are supported in living out St John of God Health Care values and delivering exceptional compassionate care in our community.