The Commission is pleased to welcome Michelle Azizi to the executive team as Director of Engagement and Operations. Michelle joined the Commission on Monday 2 September 2019.
Michelle has 25 years’ experience in health service management working in areas of community health, and acute service management in local health districts and specialty health networks and at the NSW Ministry of Health.
Michelle’s specific areas of focus are leadership, governance, risk management, patient quality and safety and health service planning and development. Michelle has a proven track record in developing and leading high performing teams while navigating the complexities of significant change management and has been published in peer reviewed journals including the Clinician.
“I am thrilled to welcome Michelle to the team and know that the expertise and experience she brings to the role will drive operations and engagement and enhance the work of the Commission," says NSW Mental Health Commissioner Catherine Lourey.