Meet the Judges

Each year we select judges for each category who have experience or expertise in the category. Or have been a past winner of that category. Here are the judges for 2019.

Excellence in Health Outcomes

Dale Bramley

Chief Executive Officer

Karen Bartholomew

Director of Health Outcomes

Excellence in Patient Experience

Judy McGregory

Waitematā DHB Board Chair

David Price

Director of Patient Experience

Excellence in Research

Jonathan Christiansen

Associate Chief Medical Officer

Andrew Brant

Deputy Chief Executive Officer

Excellence in Innovation

Andrew Brant

Deputy Chief Executive Officer

Tamzin Brott

Director of Allied Health, Scientific and Technical Professions

Excellence in Leadership

Kylie Clegg

Waitematā DHB Board Deputy Chair

Stuart Bloomfield

Chief Information Officer

Excellence in Equity

Karen Bartholomew

Director of Health Outcomes

Gwen Tepania-Palmer

Waitematā DHB Board Member

Excellence in Primary and Community Care

Debbie Holdsworth

Director of Funding(Waitematā DHB/Auckland DHB)

Sue Wells

Associate Professor Health Innovation and Quality Improvement at The University of Auckland

PDF Committee Award for Contribution to Māori Health

Brian Millen

General Manager for Specialty Medicine and Health of Older People

Vanessa Duthie

Māori Health Workforce Development Consultant

Young Employee of the Year

Robyn Whittaker

Clinical Director of Innovation (i3)

Fiona McCarthy

Director of Human Resources

CEO Outstanding Contribution Award

Dale Bramley

Chief Executive Officer

Cath Cronin

Director of Hospital Services