- Management team
Jeffrey Williams – Chief Executive Officer
Jeffrey Williams was appointed Chief Executive Officer at St John of God Bunbury Hospital in April 2019.
Jeffrey has extensive experience in nursing and quality management at St John of God Health Care as well as in the public health service.
Prior to joining Bunbury, he was the Wheatbelt Regional Director of Nursing and Midwifery at the WA Country Health Service.
His previous experience with St John of God Health Care includes roles as the Director of Nursing and Clinical Governance at St John of God Midland Public and Private Hospitals and Director of Quality and Risk at St John of God Subiaco Hospital.
Jeffrey is an Adjunct Associate Professor of Nursing at the University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle Campus, and is the Chair of the Edith Cowan University South West Campus Advisory Board. He is a Non-Executive Director of St John Ambulance (WA).
Rebecca Ward – Director Mission Integration
Rebecca Ward came to St John of God Bunbury Hospital as Director Mission Integration in May 2019.
Rebecca worked for a number of years as the Manager of Adult Education at Diocesan Office in the Catholic Diocese in Bunbury. Rebecca has past experiences in leadership and teaching roles with Catholic Education WA and brings to the DMI role over 25 years of experience working in Catholic organisations.
Kym Cockin – Director of Nursing and Midwifery
Kym Cockin was appointed to the role of Director of Nursing and Midwifery at St John of God Bunbury Hospital in July 2013.
Kym has been a Registered Nurse for 33 years with a strong background in clinical and non-clinical leadership positions.
Kym has experience in the quality and safety and in clinical service redesign. She also has project management experience across corporate, commercial, health sector and government organisations.
Mark Hanley – Director of Finance
Mark Hanley was appointed Finance Manager at St John of God Hospital Bunbury in July 2003. Mark is a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA).
Prior to joining the hospital, Mark worked in the media and education sector.
Alistair Brown – Director Corporate Services
Alistair Brown has been employed by St John of God Bunbury Hospital since 1997 and was appointed the role of Director Corporate Services in 2020.
Over the past 25 years, Alistair has held a variety of positions at St John of God Bunbury Hospital, including Nurse Unit Manager, Area Manager, Clinical Nurse and Registered Nurse.
Alistair’s qualifications include a Post Graduate Diploma in Coronary Care.
Prior to working in health care Alistair owned his own business.
Jack Harding – Director Projects and Redevelopment
Jack Harding was appointed to this role in January 2018.
Prior to returning to Bunbury, Jack lived and worked in the UK from 2015 to 2018 where he worked for the NHS in various strategic and operational roles.
Jack's previous experience with St John of God Health Care includes an integral role in the construction and commissioning of the St John of God Bunbury Hospital cancer, coronary care and renal dialysis services expansion in 2012 and a period as acting CEO at St John of God Geraldton Hospital in 2021.
Nicole Scott – Business and Service Development Manager
Nicole Scott was appointed Business and Service Development Manager in February 2020. Nicole has extensive experience in St John of God Health Care having worked as a nurse within the organisation for many years. She has a keen interest in oncology nursing and has worked a in a variety of senior management and resource positions at Bunbury.
Additionally Nicole has worked for St John of God Group Services to implement our current rostering time and attendance solution across the nation.
Nicole is passionate about developing services that will serve the community in the South West and ensure where possible care closer to home.