Over the last two decades, Carol has worked at senior executive levels in peak national and state health and aged care organisations, including as Chief Executive Officer of Alzheimer’s Australia, Consumers Health Forum of Australia, Hunter Medicare Local, Rural Health Workforce Agency and the Victorian Alcohol and Drug Association.
Carol has also managed her own consulting business working with national peak groups such as beyondblue and Heart Support Australia as well as interim CEO of SouthCare (Snowy Hydro) Rescue Helicopter Trust.
Carol is a current board member of Lifeline Canberra and the SouthCare Helicopter Fund Pty Ltd and member of the Medicines Australia Advisory Council. She has served on national and international boards and advisory groups including more recently the National Health and Medical Research Council, International Alliance of Patients Organisations, Aged Care Quality Advisory Council, Aged Care Sector Committee and Governing Council of the National Aged Care Alliance.
Carol is passionate about improving the quality of health and aged care for all Australians..
Linda Baraciolli, Writer & Communications Officer
Linda is a corporate writer published in non-fiction with a university education in science. She has experience in the not-for-profit industry as well as government. Linda joined the Painaustralia team in 2011 part-time and works on communications materials and media liaison.
Anda Maria, Membership Coordinator
Anda has joined Painaustralia with a strong desire to help the Chief Executive Officer manage and grow the organisation. Using her previous experience in administration, business management and marketing, Anda aims to further develop the level of support and customer experience for the members and users of Painaustralia’s services.